[ILUG-BOM] Ubuntu 10.04 installation on Acer 5740 Core i5 and 3 GB RAM

jtd jtd at mtnl.net.in
Thu Jul 29 23:59:00 IST 2010


On Thursday 29 July 2010 23:00:09 Rony wrote:
> On Thursday 29 July 2010 09:19 PM, jtd wrote:
> > On Wednesday 28 July 2010 21:19:50 Rony Bill wrote:
> >> One bug that exists is that when changing desktop backgrounds,
> >> after selecting a second or third image choice, the machine
> >> freezes and has to be forced shut down. So I set my image once
> >> and lay off.
> >
> > Afaik it's a radeon driver bug and is resolved in the latest
> > kernel. Repeatedly switching between X and console also triggers
> > the bug (black screen, locked keyboard). However ssh will work.
>
> I am able to switch between X and console. I had updated the
> installation and will check the bug again.

Your 2nd post suggests that the agp is not radeon, in which case the 
bug would be something different.

-- 
Rgds
JTD


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