[Intel-gfx] KMS breaks console

Lukas Hejtmanek xhejtman at ics.muni.cz
Tue Feb 3 19:28:14 CET 2009


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.

Lukáš Hejtmánek

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