Sorry for my late response; this thread was lost in the mists of my mail
On 09/14/2011 02:19 PM, Jonathan Nieder wrote:
> "Lost in the mists of time" means "Could be discovered by finding out
> how it regressed and staring at the old code". Because I don't
> remember, I'll just ask: does the 845G use KMS in squeeze?
I would assume it does, but I don't currently have access to the machine
to tell for sure. I saved a few things from the system: $DEBUGFS/dri/,
/var/log/syslog, /var/log/kern.log, and /var/log/Xorg.0.log.
Unfortunately I don't see any clues in these; if I've missed something
in these files that may help, let me know. I also tried searching
through drivers/gpu/drm/i915/ of the Linux source, but my untrained eye
found no hints.
Next time I have access to the machine, I can check for KMS. And if I
have time and it might help, I can build a new Linux image with
additional debugging options (let me know which, if any) enabled in the
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