Using drm-next in 11.2

Andreas Nilsson andrnils at
Tue Sep 11 13:09:31 UTC 2018

On Tue, Sep 11, 2018, 14:52 Pete French <petefrench at> wrote:

> So, I was trying to switch to using this, as I realise its where things
> are heading, and I rather like the look of it. But I cant get it to see my
> multiple monitors. I install the port, set 'kld_list="amdgpu"' and it boots
> up with the new modules, and appears to find all my displays in dmesg. But
> when I start X it only uses the single display port, mirroring it to DVI.
> When I start X what I am seeing in dmesg is this:
> module_register: cannot register drmn from drm2.ko; already loaded from
> drm.ko
> Module drmn failed to register: 17
> KLD radeonkms.ko: depends on drmn - not available or version mismatch
> linker_load_file: Unsupported file type
> Which make me think theres some clash with the old modules and thats why
> its not
> working properly. Also xrandr only lists a single screen, as default,
> unlike
> the list I get using the old drm, which lists all the outpus correctly.
> Anyone got any advice, or can point me to the coorrect place for this ?
> cheers,
> -pete.

I think you have to use kld_list="/boot/modules/amdgpu.ko" to get the new

Best regards


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