ATI, libdrm, gnome

Andriy Gapon avg at
Sun Jan 15 16:58:28 UTC 2017

On 15/01/2017 15:40, Danilo G. Baio (dbaio) wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 15, 2017 at 01:13:41PM +0200, Andriy Gapon wrote:
>> On 15/01/2017 00:42, Baptiste Daroussin wrote:
>>> If you know how to use svn and are actually using svn for the ports tree can you
>>> try reverting the radeon upgrade (only that) (same with git :))?
>> I can confirm a similar kind of problem with KDE 4 after upgrading to the latest
>> packages.  I downgraded xf86-video-ati to the previous version that I had
>> (7.5.0) and the problem is gone.
>> More details.  I see the KDM login screen, I can log in,
> Almost the same with SLIM, after login, shows up a black screen.
>> I see the KDE splash
>> screen and its gets updated with the startup progress.  But in the end the
>> splash stays on and I never see the actual desktop.  I can verify with ps that
>> all programs that should start are running and I do not see anything unusual in
>> their state.  So, it feels like the screen is just not being updated after a
>> certain stage.
> I noticed that dbus is not being running after update.
> pkg: dbus upgraded: 1.8.20 -> 1.10.14
> Starting dbus.
> Failed to start message bus: Could not get UID and GID for username "messagebus"
> Box with FreeBSD 11 amd64 and quarterly packages.

I don't have that problem...
$ service dbus status
dbus is running as pid 1588.

Andriy Gapon

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