xorg-dev ATI X1550 drm problem

Johannes Dieterich dieterich.joh at googlemail.com
Tue Oct 18 19:21:53 UTC 2011

> I know, the card is very old. But the issue is not a low framerate or
>> anything. It just crashes the complete X as soon as I start either warzone
>> or nexuiz. Not even a CTRL+F1 is possible to break to the console.
>> Both worked with the stock X-server version, therefore this seems to be a
>> regression with the development X-server.
> This is an AGP card?  Have you tried setting different AGPModes in
> xorg.conf?  Or even forcing it into PCI mode with the BusType option in
> xorg.conf?
No, this is a PCI express card. Full specifications here:


I assume your hints are not needed then, or?

> Is the machine still accessible via ssh?  Maybe you could try running Xorg
> in gdb and getting a backtrace when the crash happens.
Will try that next. Currently the machine is busy with the kde4 update, will
report back then.

Thanks a lot


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