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Re: [opensuse-factory] Kernel 4.13.1 breaks Intel mobile Graphics

Am 18. September 2017 11:10:36 OESZ schrieb Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
Axel Braun composed on 2017-09-18 10:49 (UTC+0300):

Martin Herkt composed:

Is xf86-video-intel installed? If so, uninstall that (so it uses the
far less
buggy modesetting DDX instead).

So I guess it needs an additional boot parameter then? Nomodeset?

No. Nomodeset is a troubleshooting parameter that prevents all drivers
non-ancient gfxchips from being used, slowing Xorg to a crawl, if it
starts at all.

What Martin write means you should allow Xorg use the integrated
modeset driver
by not having xf86-video-intel installed. It's easier and simpler than
configuring manually via /etc/X11/xorg.conf* to not use an installed
xf86-video-intel driver. If it doesn't help, reinstall it.

The switch to the integrated modest driver does not work. It still asks for

Interesting in this context: same issue as described in the bug is visible in
runlevel 3 as well. So you can't even use the command prompt with kernel 4.13.1

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