[arch-dev-public] [signoff] kernel26 220.127.116.11-1
shiningxc at gmail.com
Wed Oct 7 16:09:23 EDT 2009
On Tue, Oct 6, 2009 at 1:53 AM, Thomas Bächler <thomas at archlinux.org> wrote:
> Another upstream release, I want to move directly after signoff.
> Last minute changes:
> - Changed number of maximum serial ports to 32
> - Enabled ATI KMS (if this causes problems, blame Andy, he says it's fine
> Working fine on x86_64, i686 will be ready soon.
I like KMS a lot, and afaik it's recommended to try and test it as
it's the "way to go".
But since it seems to cause problems to some users, I think it would
be safer to post a news item about it.
At least providing the way to disable it at boot time in case it
And what happens when you have radeon kms enabled, but boot with a
vga= option or have another framebuffer driver enabled ?
Does it just fail to initialize kms, and everything works fine, just
like when disabling kms ?
I am sorry I cannot provide more information, I just have a
nvidia-enabled laptop and now nouveau kms is great with it :)
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