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Re: Console corruption with newport & XFree86

To: Guido Guenther <agx@sigxcpu.org>
Subject: Re: Console corruption with newport & XFree86
From: Greg MATTHEWS <G.Matthews@cs.ucl.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2001 10:34:19 +0000
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com, debian-mips@lists.debian.org
In-reply-to: Your message of "Tue, 18 Dec 2001 00:15:47 +0100." <20011218001546.B11359@galadriel.physik.uni-konstanz.de>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
under what circumstances does corruption take place on the relevant newport?

> Hi,
> to get a better idea with which versions of the newport the console
> corruption happens I'd like to ask everybody with a newport to send me:
> - The version numbers of the different chips on the newport(as printed
>   by the kernel - dmesg)
> - if it is the 8bpp or 24bpp version
> - the version number of XFree86 with which console corruption[1] happens(if
>   any)
> - the version number of XFree86 with which *no* console corruption happens(if
>   any)
> So even if everything is fine for you, please drop me a short notice.
> Please do this in private mail, since I don't want to pollute this ml
> with(for other people) uninteresting stuff.
> Thanks,
>  -- Guido
> 
> [1] completely black console with only a blinking cursor
> 
> 
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