black screen trying to load modesetting

Perez Rodriguez, Humberto I humberto.i.perez.rodriguez at
Thu Mar 8 15:11:18 UTC 2018

Hi :

i am having black screen when i try to enable modesetting with Xorg,
with SNA works well, please see below my configuration and the issue.
any help here would be appreciated :)

kernel version : 4.13.0-32-generic

this is my configuration file for modesetting

$ cat 20-modesetting.conf
Section "Device"
  Identifier "Intel Graphics"
  Driver     "modesetting"
  Option     "AccelMethod" "glamor"

this is the erros that shows Xorg.0.log

$ : cat -n Xorg.0.log | grep "(EE)"
(WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
[     4.425] (EE) modeset(0): failed to set mode: Invalid argument
[     5.258] (EE) modeset(0): failed to set mode: No space left on

this are my commits for the following drivers:

component: xserver
    tag: xorg-server-
    commit: 90e0cdd42dfda2accfadffa5c550712696902e14
Component: mesa
    tag: 17.3-branchpoint-3811-g55376cb
    commit: 55376cb31e2f495a4d872b4ffce2135c3365b873
Component: xf86-video-intel
    tag: 2.99.917-814-gaa36399
    commit: aa36399cca1250d878a4608528a535faeb0e931a

this are the mesa options when compiled:  $ ./configure --
prefix=/opt/X11R7 --libdir=/opt/X11R7/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu --with-dri-
drivers=i965,swrast --with-dri-driverdir=/opt/X11R7/lib/dri --enable-
gles1 --enable-gles2 --enable-shared-glapi --with-egl-platforms=x11,drm 
--enable-texture-float --enable-gbm --enable-glx-tls --without-gallium-
drivers --enable-debug
this are the xserver options when compiled:  $ ./configure --
prefix=/opt/X11R7 --libdir=/opt/X11R7/lib --enable-ipv6 --enable-dri --
enable-xvfb --enable-composite --enable-xcsecurity --enable-libunwind
--enable-xorg --enable-xephyr --enable-glamor -enable-kdrive --enable-
config-udev --enable-systemd-logind --enable-suid-wrapper --enable-dri3 
--disable-install-setuid --enable-record --disable-static --
libexecdir=/opt/X11R7/lib/xorg-server --sysconfdir=/opt/X11R7/etc --
sysconfdir=/opt/X11R7/etc --localstatedir=/opt/X11R7/var --with-xkb-
path=/opt/X11R7/share/X11/xkb --with-xkb-output=/opt/X11R7/lib/xkb --
with-fontrootdir=/usr/share/fonts --with-sha1=libgcrypt --enable-glamor 
this are the xf86-video-intel options when compiled: $ ./configure --
prefix=/opt/X11R7 --libdir=/opt/X11R7/lib --enable-debug --enable-kms

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