Jussi Laako wrote:
> Christian Burger wrote:
> > I've seen a much more serious problem which seems to be related to this:
> > I have AMD Athlon K7 650MHz, Via chipset, Voodoo5 5500AGP, MTTR enabled.
> > What is happening here is that when switching back from init 5 to init 3
> > for instance, the system hangs completely and a blinking character
> > appears in a black screen. There's no other way other than to power cycle
> > the system. It seems to be a kernel panic.
> > Kernel version is 2.4.18, and it happens with or without DRM support,
> > with and without FB support. There's no way I can have this version of
> > the kernel to work here.
> Same problem here, with AMD K6 and Voodoo3 2000 PCI. All kernels and all
> XFree86 4.x.x versions. Although it doesn't hang the machine. Usually just
> fonts in vc1 are messed up.
> So, it's not MTRR nor AGP problem. It must be something in XFree86 tdfx
> driver. Accelerated-X doesn't show this problem.
> - Jussi Laako
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