[PC-BSD Testing] Freeze after running display wizard

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Mon Jul 30 08:33:32 PDT 2012


On 07/28/2012 09:39, Lars Engels wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 28, 2012 at 11:53:01AM +0200, Lars Engels wrote:
>> I tried 9.1-BETA1 amd64 on a Thinkpad T61 and the installation went
>> fine.
>> After the first boot the display wizard shows the correct resolution and
>> offers to use the intel driver. When I accept it the screen goes black
>> and the system freezes. The same happens when I select the intel-3d
>> driver manually.
>> The graphics chips is "Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3100"
> I removed /var/.startxgui and can start X with the intel driver. What
> does happen when the display wizard ends?
>
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Its a bug in the video driver. Some intel systems, when you close X, it
hangs the video and wont come back up. That's what's happening in this
case, when it tries to restart X, it fails and doesn't come back up.

-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
iXsystems

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