problem w. Intel 82G965 graphics controller (Set VBE mode failed)

Eric Anholt eric at
Mon Dec 11 10:42:22 PST 2006

On Mon, 2006-12-11 at 18:37 +0100, Jens Stroebel wrote:
> 		Hiya.
> I'm using a git-checked out Xorg tree (2006-12-08 15.42 CET).
> On our boxen w. "ATI RV370 5B60 [Radeon X300 (PCIE)]", everything is fine.
> On those with "Intel 82G965 graphics controller", the server is unable
> to start up, complaining

(... issues on master)

> Looking around a little, I tried the modesetting branch of the xf86-video-intel
> driver as well, but it didn't solve the issue.
> While it didn't bail out at startup, it also didn't succeed in showing anything;
> it just didn't react to that :) , giving a blank screen with
> "Wrong frequency" - message, after which the display was as unusable as was
> the case with the i810 driver (HEAD).

If the modesetting branch fails for you, please submit a bug report
describing the failure and what commit sha1 is at the head of your 2d
driver, with the Xorg.0.log attached.

Eric Anholt                             anholt at
eric at                         eric.anholt at
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