Bug 88871 - Monitor disappear after detected VGA chipset type and start X windows.
Summary: Monitor disappear after detected VGA chipset type and start X windows.
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-04-15 05:53 UTC by Bruce Chen
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:53 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-09-29 21:20:09 UTC

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Description Bruce Chen 2003-04-15 05:53:35 UTC
Description of problem:
Installing RedHat 9 from CDROM,the monitor disappear after detect Monitor type 
and VGA chipset type and starting X-windows.
Monitor type : ViewSonic PF775
VGA chipset : VIA PN133T (Twister)

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

How reproducible:
This issue can simply duplicate, installing RedHat 9 from CDROM and using same 
monitor type and VGA chipset.

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:
I also try to install Redhat 9 in Text mode, after finish installation. when 
system start X windows , monitor disappear after start X windows login.

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2003-04-19 13:45:47 UTC
Using the bugzilla file attach feature, attach your X server log and config
file after first running:  redhat-config-xfree86 --reconfig

Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2004-09-29 21:20:09 UTC
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several major
updates to the X Window System, which may resolve this issue.  We
encourage you to upgrade to the latest version of Fedora Core

If this issue turns out to still be reproduceable in the latest
version of Fedora Core, please file a bug report in the X.Org
bugzilla located at http://bugs.freedesktop.org in the "xorg"

Once you've filed your bug report to X.Org, if you paste the new
bug URL here, Red Hat will continue to track the issue in the
centralized X.Org bug tracker, and will review any bug fixes
that become available for consideration in future updates.

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