Bug 52275 - Matrox G450 dualhead is not supported
Summary: Matrox G450 dualhead is not supported
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: roswell
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brent Fox
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-08-22 10:33 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:36 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2001-08-23 07:01:00 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2001-08-22 10:33:19 UTC
Description of Problem: at boot of the Roswell2 if i just press return, i
ve my modules loaded and  at the launch of the Xserver i have a dark screen
the message on the first tty is  :
: tested the xserver
Waiting for Xserver to start. X server started successfully.

i made an install in text mode, and at the Xserver configuration, the
probing gave me a Matrox G400 (generic)  the testing  gave the same result
as the first try .

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): roswell 2
(works fine on roswell 1)

How Reproducible: every time

Steps to Reproduce:

Actual Results:

Expected Results: a working display with my video card  ... 

Additional Information:

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2001-08-22 15:52:07 UTC
Is there video output on either of the 'heads' ?

Comment 2 Glen Foster 2001-08-22 22:12:46 UTC
We (Red Hat) should really try to fix this before next release.

Comment 3 Need Real Name 2001-08-23 07:00:55 UTC
only one head is plugged,  the first one

i noticed that if i wait a minute before i try to go to the first tty this is
not possible anymore

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