Re: Problems with Linux 2.4.1

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Wed Feb 07 2001 - 04:24:40 EST

> 2) Frame-buffer mode does not work with my video card SiS630.
> But ok, frame-buffer mode is EXPERIMENTAL in linux.
> Computer boots, but screen is blank. All messages are fine.

You might want to try -ac that has specific rather than vesafb support
for the SIS framebuffers.

> 4) Sometimes computer hangs up. It does not happen too often
> (it happend 2 times), but I am curious why? There is no OOPS, and log
> files do not have any error messages... And I can not reproduce this
> bug.

2.4.1 has plenty of bugs, and it seems a lot of them show up best on sis
hardware 8(
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