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FS#17572 - [kernel26] kernel gives monitor out of sync

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Laurent Carlier (lordheavy) - Monday, 21 December 2009, 20:17 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Wednesday, 23 December 2009, 11:44 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Testing
Status Closed
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Thomas B├Ąchler (brain0)
Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Running kernel with a ati r600 chipset and KMS set the monitor out of sync
Running without KMS fix the problem

Here is the patch :

Additional info:

Steps to reproduce:
Launch kernel with an ati chipset >r600 with KMS enabled
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Closed by  Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Wednesday, 23 December 2009, 11:44 GMT
Reason for closing:  Won't fix
Additional comments about closing:  No support for Radeon KMS/DRI2. It's still declared unstable upstream and proves it more and more.
Comment by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Monday, 21 December 2009, 21:11 GMT
This one will go either into one of the next stable kernel updates or will be rejected for good reasons. There's a solution (disable kms) available. So I see no need for patching the kernel.