ATI Radeon 4350 Problem

Bahman Kahinpour bahman.linux at gmail.com
Mon Jan 24 11:47:26 UTC 2011


Hi,
Thanks for your reply. I compiled them after doing a "portsnap fetch
extract" again today but the problem still persists. The problem
exists also in the 7.3-release both 32-bit and 64-bit architectures.
Do you think I shall test CURRENT (devel) version and report the bug
if it is still there?

On 1/23/11, Warren Block <wblock at wonkity.com> wrote:
> On Sun, 23 Jan 2011, Bahman Kahinpour wrote:
>
>> Hi FreeBSD people all over the world,
>>
>> I've installed FreeBSD 8.1 on a system which has ATI Radeon 4350 (I
>> tried both 32bit and 64bit architectures, in both situations the
>> problem persists). After enabling HALD and DBUS my system runs X
>> Window System (GNOME, ...) very well without any problem or
>> instability. But when I exit the X Window System to the TCSH (e.g.
>> through the System>Logout in GNOME), my system suddenly reboots when I
>> try to get into the X Window System again.
>>
>> During a single bootup, my system can start the X Window System only
>> once and just reboots (not a proper reboot/one of these sudden
>> without-saving-anything/without-syncing-disks boots).
>>
>> As the system runs (that single time) X Window System properly without
>> any problems I do not think there is a driver problem. What should I
>> do? I think it needs one of these
>> compile-your-kernel-again-with-this-little-option tricks!!! Has anyone
>> managed to get ATI 4350 working on 8.1-RELEASE?
>
> It should Just Work.  Did you addeWITHOUT_NOUVEAU=yes to
> /etc/make.conf before installing xorg and xf86-video-ati?
>


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