[PC-BSD Testing] Xorg unloads radeon module because KMS is enabled

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Tue Jun 5 10:38:07 PDT 2012

On 06/05/2012 11:04, Mads Worsøe Duun wrote:
> Hi Kris
>     Yes, the new snapshots are all built with WITH_NEW_XORG=YES, so we
>     get the latest Intel drivers, etc. If that fails on your vanilla
>     freebsd, then we can narrow it down to those enhancements causing
>     the problem.
> I was testing on a vanilla FreeBSD today. The problem lies in the
> graphics/libdrm port, where KMS is enabled. Disabling KMS
> in graphics/libdrm, makes xorg work, even with WITH_NEW_XORG=YES in
> /etc/make.conf.
>     I've added the beadm port for future snapshots, will take a closer
>     look at implementation down the road :)
> Btw, using beadm for this test, worked like a dream. Just rolled back
> to my working system ;)
> Mads Worsøe Duun 
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Thanks for testing this! I've removed that WITH_KMS option for the next
snapshot build we do, so we can test if it fixes the issue you see :)

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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