On Monday 13 April 2009 01:27:51 pm Robert P. J. Day wrote: > based on the grief i've been having over the last couple days with > the radeon driver (firefox locking up constantly, browsing certain > websites doing the same), i reverted back to a 1024x768 resolution > using the vesa driver and things seem to be working fine. > > as a test, using the vesa driver, i browsed over to linux-kvm.org > and it displayed fine. i switched to the radeon driver, logged out of > X, logged back in, browsed to that site and ... boom! hard lockup. > switch back to vesa, no problem. > > so, for the time being, i'll tolerate 1024x768 with a vesa driver > since it means i won't have to reboot every 10 minutes. and i'll > watch for new developments with the radeon driver. > > $ rpm -q xorg-x11-drv-ati > xorg-x11-drv-ati-6.12.1-10.fc11.x86_64 FWIW Im running xorg-x11-drv-ati-6.12.1-10.fc11.x86_64 kernel-22.214.171.124-54.fc11.x86_64 xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.6.0-19.fc11.x86_64 and not having any issues. its stable with dual 20" lcds each at 1680x1050 Dennis
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