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Old 10-03-2008, 02:41 PM   #1
Jongi
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intel 945GM (i810) and OpenSolaris 2008.05


So clearly there is an i810 driver issue with the kernel on the LiveCD. I know that I can login as jack:jack (root password opensolaris).

1. How do I change it such that the driver that is loaded is vesa instead of i810?
2. And given that it loads to console, what would the command be to start the gui?
3. What will I need to do to get the internet drivers working?

Network: Intel Corporation 82562ET/EZ/GT/GZ - PRO/100 VE (LOM) Ethernet Controller Mobile
Wifi: Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection Quatech Inc
 
Old 10-04-2008, 08:23 AM   #2
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When I run startx after logging on as jack:jack at the snv_93 console, I get the following error

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Drivers to try are: "i810" "intel" "fbdev" "vesa" "vga"
(==) Using default built-in configuration (66 lines)
(WW) intel: No matching Device section for instance (BusID PCI:0:2:1) found
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(EE) GARTInit: Unable to open /dev/agpgart (Resource temporarily unavailable)
(EE) intel(0): [dri]DRIScreenInit failed. Disabling DRI.
(EE) intel(0): Failed to allocate framebuffer. Is your VideoRAM set too low?
(EE) intel(0): Couldn't allocate video memory.

Fatal server error:
AddScreen/ScreenInit failed for driver 0
 
  


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