Bug 699793 - [RV380] System falls down after running gnome-control-center - Display (Fedora 15 Beta Live CD)
Summary: [RV380] System falls down after running gnome-control-center - Display (Fedor...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-ati
Version: 15
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jérôme Glisse
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: [cat:modesetting]
Keywords: Triaged
Depends On:
Blocks: 697076
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-04-26 15:55 UTC by Jakub Jedelsky
Modified: 2018-04-11 16:05 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2012-08-07 16:28:53 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
dmesg (120.79 KB, text/plain)
2011-04-28 09:56 UTC, Jakub Jedelsky
no flags Details
/var/log/messages (136.22 KB, text/plain)
2011-04-28 09:57 UTC, Jakub Jedelsky
no flags Details
/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/00-system-setup-keyboard.conf (321 bytes, text/plain)
2011-04-28 09:58 UTC, Jakub Jedelsky
no flags Details
/var/log/Xorg.0.log (43.02 KB, text/plain)
2011-04-28 09:58 UTC, Jakub Jedelsky
no flags Details

Description Jakub Jedelsky 2011-04-26 15:55:48 UTC
Description of problem:
Based on bug #697076: When I want to start system with two monitors connected, Gnome3 starts in "fallback mode". When I boot system with one monitor (gnome3 starts corectly) and I add 2nd monitor, but it isn't automaticly detected (nothing happens). I want to run gnome-control-center with display settings for add this second one but system falls down and it must be rebooted by hand.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot system with one monitor connected
2. Connect a 2nd monitor and if nothing happens automaticly run gnome-control-center
3. Click on Display menu
Actual results:
System falls down, must be rebooted by hand.

Expected results:
Setup displays.

Additional info:
Graphic card from ATI Technologies Inc. with two outputs; product: RV370 [Radeon X300SE]
SMOLT: http://smolts.org/show?uuid=pub_fc15d738-d1ba-4213-8256-0dc92f08016a

Comment 1 Bastien Nocera 2011-04-26 16:06:27 UTC
If the system is unresponsive, then the control-center has nothing to do with it.

Comment 2 Matěj Cepl 2011-04-26 23:31:12 UTC
Thanks for the bug report.  We have reviewed the information you have provided above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful in our diagnosis of this issue.

Please add drm.debug=0x04 to the kernel command line, restart computer, and attach

* your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf, if available),
* X server log file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log)
* output of the dmesg command, and
* system log (/var/log/messages)

to the bug report as individual uncompressed file attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link above.

We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information.

Thanks in advance.

Comment 3 Jakub Jedelsky 2011-04-28 09:56:51 UTC
Created attachment 495469 [details]

Comment 4 Jakub Jedelsky 2011-04-28 09:57:29 UTC
Created attachment 495470 [details]

Comment 5 Jakub Jedelsky 2011-04-28 09:58:18 UTC
Created attachment 495471 [details]

Comment 6 Jakub Jedelsky 2011-04-28 09:58:51 UTC
Created attachment 495472 [details]

Comment 7 Jakub Jedelsky 2011-04-28 10:07:27 UTC
As I wrote, I'm using live cd beta so I've add kernel parameter while booting this one. The pc was booted with one monitor, after successful boot I added another monitor and grabed log files..

Comment 8 Matěj Cepl 2011-06-13 12:45:46 UTC
Could you please try with the released Fedora 15 (LiveCD is on http://fedoraproject.org/get-fedora)?

Thank you

Comment 9 Jakub Jedelsky 2011-06-20 08:47:16 UTC
System is ok after running "display settings" (doesn'fall down), but there are still two problems:
- with two monitors connected gnome is in fallback mode
- external monitor is still disabled (black) after connecting and enabling it at display settings

Both of this is mentioned in bug #697076

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