Bug 62885 - install on laptop with i830 produces an invalid XF86Config-4
Summary: install on laptop with i830 produces an invalid XF86Config-4
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 62514
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86   
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Version: skipjack-beta2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Mike A. Harris
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-04-07 04:10 UTC by Mike Zingale
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:41 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-04-07 04:10:17 UTC
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Description Mike Zingale 2002-04-07 04:10:13 UTC
Description of Problem:

I installed the skipjack2 beta on an IBM Thinkpad R31 which contains an Intel
i830 graphics chip.  The install produced an XF86Config-4 that would not work
(startx fails).  It does not recognize i830 as a valid driver.

Running XConfigurator and selecting i810 as the graphics chipset and manually
selecting the amount of video memory allows X to start.

This is supported by the information at: 

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

default version that comes with skipjack2

How Reproducible:

install and when prompted to setup X by the installer choose i830 from the list
presented.  Then when over, reboot and startx, and X fails to load.
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Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2002-04-08 11:22:11 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 62514 ***

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