Please revert nouveau.

Ben Skeggs bskeggs at
Sun Jan 16 15:58:59 PST 2011

On Sun, 2011-01-16 at 15:48 -0800, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 16, 2011 at 3:44 PM, Ben Skeggs <bskeggs at> wrote:
> >
> > I've tested a bit here, current git with the revert does appear to work
> > fine for me.
> So Anca has a 8800GT - is that what you're testing?
I don't have an 8800 in the office, testing on a Quadro FX 570M, which
is identical from an acceleration standpoint.

Also confirmed the revert fixes the same issue on GTX465, and NV44/NV4B
(GeForce 6/7 boards).

> Also, there may be things like FB config issues and/or kernel command
> line arguments. For example, on the Intel side, we had people who had
> non-working Intel modesetting because they had VESAFB and the legacy
> INTELFB enabled. Did some ordering change so that perhaps having VESA
> enabled took priority and then breaks the accelerated case or
> something?
Not that I can think of, I'll wait until I see Anca's dmesg from after
the revert.


>                             Linus

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