Bug 56578 - NVidia Vanta LT card fails when cofiguring X Window server
Summary: NVidia Vanta LT card fails when cofiguring X Window server
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: Xconfigurator
Version: 7.2
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mike A. Harris
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2001-11-21 11:34 UTC by Bruno Li
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-11-23 00:05:30 UTC


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Description Bruno Li 2001-11-21 11:34:35 UTC
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Description of problem:
NVidia Vanta LT card fails in both RH 7.2 installation ("Test Setting") 
and Xconfigurator. Fails on all modes. 
Switch back to 7.1, the card works (NVidia TNT).

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use RH 7.2 CD to install RH 7.2 (upgrade or fresh installation);
2. when prompt, input NVidia card's memory (8M) then press "Test Setting" 
button;
3. The screen is turned to black for 1 second; installation does not give 
any information;

Use "Xconfigurator", it sees NVidia card and the monitor (ViewSonic E655-
2), then I choose 8M memory, then no matter which mode I select to test, 
the screen is turned black for 1 second, then it says "something wrong" 
and asks me to go back.

I switch back to RH 7.1, same card/monitor, same selection, and it works 
without any problems.
	

Additional info:

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2001-11-23 00:05:24 UTC
Try configuration again, and _dont_ click on test setting, just
let configuration complete, and then run startx.  Does that work?
If not, please attach the config file, and the X server log from
your attempt.

Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2002-02-09 16:01:05 UTC
Please reopen the report if this problem is still occuring, and provide
updated information please, and i'd be glad to look into the problem.

Thanks.




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