Opened 11 years ago

Last modified 18 months ago

#4964 new bug

bootup hangs with dual screen

Reported by: farvardin Owned by: nobody
Priority: normal Milestone: R1
Component: Drivers Version: R1/alpha1
Keywords: boot-failure, has-workaround Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Platform: x86


I have a computer with a nvidia integrated video (GeForce 6100), and a pciexpress nvidia video card (GeForce 8600).

I'm aware the GeForce 8600 is not supported by the accelerated nvidia driver on Haiku, but it failbacks to the vesa driver without problem, when dual screen is not enabled in the bios. But when it's enabled, the computer hangs at the end of the bootup (last icon on the haiku logo). When requesting Haiku to boot with "fail-safe video mode", I can boot normally to the desktop.

When enabling log during bootup, I can see it hangs after saying:

"loaded driver .... vesa" (probably for the GeForce 8600), then "AGP:get_ntlh_agp_info (index 0) (I don't have agp card), "Register_domain (4, link), then nothing more, maybe it's probing for more hardware, but after 10 minutes it's the same.

At least it should start and run the desktop, even if only one screen is supported at the same time.

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listdev_farvardin.txt (3.6 KB ) - added by farvardin 11 years ago.
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Change History (3)

by farvardin, 11 years ago

Attachment: listdev_farvardin.txt added

listdev for my hardware

comment:1 by waddlesplash, 2 years ago

Keywords: boot-failure has-workaround added; dual screen nvidia "dual screen" removed

comment:2 by waddlesplash, 18 months ago

Still an issue?

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