[Intel-gfx] KMS breaks console
jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org
Tue Feb 3 10:35:40 PST 2009
On Tuesday, February 3, 2009 10:28 am Lukas Hejtmanek wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 03, 2009 at 10:11:54AM -0800, Jesse Barnes wrote:
> > > I just enabled CONFIG_DRM_I915_KMS in 2.6.29-rc3 and now the text
> > > console is just black. This happens with the 2.6 branch on a Mac mini
> > > Core Duo with i945GM. Any hints how to solve this?
> > You need to enable the framebuffer console and make sure it's loaded.
> does this mean that oldschool text console is no longer supported as long
> as KMS is stream? Too bad I think.
Once you go into a graphics mode, yes. Why too bad?
Jesse Barnes, Intel Open Source Technology Center
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