Opened 22 months ago

Last modified 5 months ago

#13751 new bug

Intel Atom (ValleyView Mobile) not correctly supported by intel_extreme driver

Reported by: taos Owned by: kallisti5
Priority: normal Milestone: R1/beta2
Component: Drivers/Graphics/intel_extreme Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Has a Patch: no Platform: All

Description

I'm triple-booting my Acer TM B115 netbook. Since most of the time I'm running Archlinux on bare metal and Haiku in VirtualBox, I didn't notice that Haiku's intel_extreme driver started to support my GPU. So, when booting hrev51502 x86_64, I was quite surprised to see a slightly scrambled Desktop - it was shifted to the bottom, showing a big black bar at the top and missing the lower part, the left part was displayed on the right, and the right part on the left:

Scrambled desktop.

The last time I booted Haiku on bare metal before I noticed the change, I was still at hrev51206 when framebuffer.accelerant was loaded (I'm booting with EFI).

listdev identifies the GPU as

device Display controller (VGA compatible controller, VGA controller) [3|0|0]
  vendor 8086: Intel Corporation
  device 0f31: Atom Processor Z36xxx/Z37xxx Series Graphics & Display

listimage | grep accel displays the used graphics driver as:

 1522 0x000000b15387d000 0x000000b153a95000     0          0 /boot/system/add-ons/accelerants/intel_extreme.accelerant
TEAM  971 (/bin/grep accel):

And Screen application uses the name "Intel Atom (ValleyView Mobile): Screenshot of Screen application under hrev51502.

I've attached the syslog file.

Attachments (4)

screenshot7.png (25.2 KB ) - added by taos 22 months ago.
Screenshot of Screen application under hrev51502.
syslog.txt (447.7 KB ) - added by taos 22 months ago.
Syslog booting hrev51502
Desktop_hrev51502.jpg (117.2 KB ) - added by taos 22 months ago.
Scrambled desktop.
Screenshot7.png (25.2 KB ) - added by taos 22 months ago.
Screenshot of Screen application under hrev51502.

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Change History (13)

by taos, 22 months ago

Attachment: screenshot7.png added

Screenshot of Screen application under hrev51502.

comment:1 by taos, 22 months ago

Has a Patch: set

by taos, 22 months ago

Attachment: syslog.txt added

Syslog booting hrev51502

by taos, 22 months ago

Attachment: Desktop_hrev51502.jpg added

Scrambled desktop.

by taos, 22 months ago

Attachment: Screenshot7.png added

Screenshot of Screen application under hrev51502.

comment:2 by taos, 22 months ago

BTW, just noticed that framebuffer_accelerant was removed in hrev51207, since then, vesa_accelerant should be used for both EFI and BIOS systems as backup driver.

comment:3 by taos, 20 months ago

Let me know if you need further information or if I can help testing a modified version of the intel_extreme driver and accelerant.

BTW, could someone remove "Has a Patch" from the ticket description and change the component from "- General" to Drivers - Graphics - intel_extreme? Thanks.

comment:4 by diver, 20 months ago

Component: - GeneralDrivers/Graphics/intel_extreme
Owner: changed from nobody to kallisti5

comment:5 by pulkomandy, 20 months ago

Has a Patch: unset

comment:6 by taos, 12 months ago

Problem still exists in hrev52301 (x86_64). It might be a good idea to remove support for this chipset from intel_extreme for the beta.

comment:8 by pulkomandy, 10 months ago

Milestone: UnscheduledR1/beta2

comment:9 by taos, 5 months ago

Problem not affected by changes in hrev53040.

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