Freebsd 8.1 + xorg + radeonhd hang

Pavel Gorshkov gorshkov.pavel at
Tue Sep 14 13:53:59 UTC 2010

On Mon, Sep 13, 2010 at 11:47:18PM +0200, Eivind E wrote:
> Yeah, still hangs hard. Trying the normal radeon driver together
> with Option "DRI" "False" as suggested to me in another mail
> did let X start up once, but set the screen to much darker
> colours (which also continued when exiting). Starting X
> another time again made the machine hang again.

You might want to try putting the following line into the
appropriate "Device" section:

    Option      "AccelMethod"       "EXA"

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