[Intel-gfx] [ANNOUNCE] xf86-video-intel 2.7.0

Jin, Gordon gordon.jin at intel.com
Sat Apr 25 13:24:54 CEST 2009

Klaus Dittrich wrote on Friday, April 24, 2009 2:50 AM:
> After installing this driver a switch to a vt-terminal (ctrl-alt F2
> for example) does not work.
> No vt-termial / login was available any more nor a return  (ctrl-alt
> F7) to a graphical desktop.
> I had to use ssh from of another machine to recover of this situation.
> The last driver not showing this behavior is
> xf86-video-intel-, any later (newer) version
> failed.
> After installing xf86-video-intel- and restarting X
> switching to vt-termials
> works without rebooting.
> Xserver was xorg-server-1.6.1, kernel 2.6.30-rc3 64bit.

Are you using EXA or UXA? Could you check log to make sure DRI enabled?


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