Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 995742
Kernel 3.10.x with RV740 PRO [Radeon HD 4770] display issues
Last modified: 2015-02-17 11:42:12 EST
Created attachment 785240 [details]
Description of problem:
The desktop screen is "broken" after upgrade of the kernel package from 3.9.x to 3.10.x (please see attached screenshot). There are any kind of errors in dmesg and/or Xorg logs.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. use "RV740 PRO [Radeon HD 4770]" graphic card
2. upgrade kernel to 3.10.x release
3. reboot to new kernel
4. login to gnome and use some application
see attached screenshot from nautilus
* booting into older kernel 3.9.x is my working workaround ...
* gnome-shell itself without screen issues
I installed 2x builds of same kernel for f18 and f19 and there is a result:
- 3.10.6-100.fc18.x86_64 -> none display issues
- 3.10.6-200.fc19.x86_64 -> display issues are still there
Happens here too.
Linux localhost.localdomain 3.10.5-201.fc19.x86_64
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RV740/M97 GL [FirePro M7740]
Using KDE, the same corruption happens when using Qt's native rendering system, raster "fixes" it. Haven't found anything for other applications yet. (plasma glows are still corrupted)
just updated my Fedora, and with Linux localhost.localdomain 3.10.7-200.fc19.x86_64, dipslay corruption still there.
3.10.6-100.fc18.x86_64 is fine though.
still happenning with Linux 3.10.9-200.fc19.x86_64
bug known and fixed in 3.10.10
I just tried vanilla 3.10.10, and indeed it is fixed there.
Yes, the kernel 3.10.10 works. Tested on f19 build of kernel 3.10.10 from http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=460270.
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