[SiS] in multi-user.target screen black or put to sleep/out of range on startx exit

walter harms wharms at bfs.de
Fri Aug 21 06:19:52 PDT 2015

does "nomodeset" change anything ?


Am 18.08.2015 09:30, schrieb Felix Miata:
> openSUSE Tumbleweed 20150815
> 0a:03.0 VGA compatible controller: XGI Technology Inc. (eXtreme Graphics
> Innovation) Z7/Z9 (XG20 core)
> kernel 4.1.4
> xf86 sis driver 0.10.7-10.2
> 16:10 LCD using VGA connector and correct aspect 1440x900 mode "forced" via
> xorg.conf, though EDID reports stretched ugly aspect 1280x1024 is native
> cmdline includes vga=791 in order to produce comfortable text size on vttys
> log:
> http://fm.no-ip.com/Tmp/Linux/Xorg/xorg.0.log-g5eas-os133-blanksOnStartxExit
> I can restart startx using bash command history, but without seeing, I can't
> do anything else until getting X restarted. Switching to other vttys doesn't
> change anything. With 4.0.3 and 3.19.4 kernels same bad behavior.
> Switching output from LCD to '21"' (19.8" physical) CRT produces black screen
> on exit whether xorg.conf specifies "native" 1280x1024 or (ideal) 1600x1200 mode.
> openSUSE 13.2 & kernel 3.16.7 behaves as expected.

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