Bug 604970 - ATI Radeon X1650 dual head nomodeset required
Summary: ATI Radeon X1650 dual head nomodeset required
Status: CLOSED INSUFFICIENT_DATA
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-ati (Show other bugs)
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Version: 13
Hardware: x86_64 Linux
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Reported: 2010-06-17 07:16 UTC by kot_10_4
Modified: 2010-06-17 07:49 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-06-17 07:49:14 UTC
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Description kot_10_4 2010-06-17 07:16:23 UTC
After upgrading to Fedora 13 every time I rebooted the screen was black where there would normally be a login screen.  After following the instructions at 

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Common_F12_bugs

I added 'nomodeset' as a kernel parameter and my system then booted as expected.  I searched for this bug and found: 

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=nomodeset
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=519666
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=597004

I do not have a xorg.conf

Comment 1 kot_10_4 2010-06-17 07:49:14 UTC
after trying to go back and reproduce my problem without the nomodeset kernel option I was able to startup sucessfully and could not reproduce the problem.


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