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Bug 456226 - radeonhd trashes console font after starting Xorg
Summary: radeonhd trashes console font after starting Xorg
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd
Version: 9
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Hans Ulrich Niedermann
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-07-22 12:17 UTC by Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski
Modified: 2008-11-29 11:51 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2008-11-29 11:51:46 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Xorg.0.log (deleted)
2008-07-22 12:17 UTC, Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski
no flags Details
xorg.conf (deleted)
2008-07-22 12:18 UTC, Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski
no flags Details
garbled console screen cap (deleted)
2008-07-24 01:32 UTC, Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski
no flags Details

Description Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2008-07-22 12:17:55 UTC
Description of problem:
After starting Xorg, some console font characters become garbled or missing.
Specifically, for example, space becomes a mess and '1', '/' and '-' turn into a
I'll post a screenshot made with my cellphone later.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start Xorg
2. Switch back to vt1
3. See garbled screen
Actual results:
Some console characters become garbled or missing.

Expected results:
Console should remain unaffected.

Comment 1 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2008-07-22 12:17:55 UTC
Created attachment 312336 [details]

Comment 2 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2008-07-22 12:18:43 UTC
Created attachment 312337 [details]

Comment 3 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2008-07-22 12:48:22 UTC
xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd-1.2.1-3.4.20080713git.fc9 from updates-testing exhibits
the same problem.

Comment 4 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2008-07-23 14:11:01 UTC
This: seems to be the
same problem.

Comment 5 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2008-07-24 01:32:00 UTC
Created attachment 312527 [details]
garbled console screen cap

Comment 6 Hans Ulrich Niedermann 2008-09-06 21:21:35 UTC
For the record: The hardware (as Xorg.0.log shows) is a

ATI Technologies Inc RV630 [Radeon HD 2600 Series] rev 0

Comment 7 Egor Ushakov 2008-09-19 07:37:23 UTC
Same effect on RV770 (Radeon HD 4850) with xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd-1.2.1-3.9.20080917git.fc9

Comment 8 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2008-10-29 11:01:30 UTC
For the record, I've rebuild the current rawhide srpm (xorg-x11-drv-radeonhd-1.2.3-1.2.20081014git.fc10) and the problem disappeared.

Comment 9 Hans Ulrich Niedermann 2008-11-29 11:51:46 UTC

Then I'll consider this fixed.

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