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animeresistance 10-18-2012 06:40 PM

where do i put this line?
Hello again :)

I have a question, when i run the command

$ dmesg | grep -i vga
[    0.000000] Console: colour VGA+ 80x25
[    1.164230] vgaarb: device added: PCI:0000:00:02.0,decodes=io+mem,owns=io+mem,locks=none
[    1.164382] vgaarb: device added: PCI:0000:01:00.0,decodes=io+mem,owns=none,locks=none
[    1.164529] vgaarb: loaded
[    1.164622] vgaarb: bridge control possible 0000:01:00.0
[    1.164717] vgaarb: no bridge control possible 0000:00:02.0
[    8.250860] vgaarb: device changed decodes: PCI:0000:00:02.0,olddecodes=io+mem,decodes=none:owns=io+mem
[    8.251000] vgaarb: transferring owner from PCI:0000:00:02.0 to PCI:0000:01:00.0
[    8.999672] [Firmware Bug]: Duplicate ACPI video bus devices for the same VGA controller, please try module parameter "video.allow_duplicates=1"if the current driver doesn't work.

Anyone knows where do i put the instruction "video.allow_duplicates=1"?

I googled it, but they only mention to put it on grub, but in Slackware, we have lilo ... :(

Thanks in advance :)

unSpawn 10-18-2012 06:50 PM

It says module parameter so the "video.allow_duplicates=1" should be added to a conf file in /etc/modprobe.d/.

animeresistance 10-18-2012 08:13 PM

Hi ... thanks for asnswering ..

hm.. in /etc/modprobe.d/

I just create a conf file in there and put this instruction in there?

Sorry for my question, i'm not familiar with creating config files ... :(

unSpawn 10-18-2012 09:50 PM

OK but did you see 'man modprobe.conf and 'man modprobe.d'?

animeresistance 10-21-2012 12:59 AM

Thank you for replying :)

I checked this, now i will put it on a conf file ...

Thanks a lot :)

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