Re: Latest kernel gives blank screen when it boots
- Date: Sat, 1 Dec 2018 17:53:35 -0500
- From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Latest kernel gives blank screen when it boots
Frank McCormick composed on 2018-12-01 17:19 (UTC-0500):
> Felix Miata wrote:
>> Frank McCormick composed on 2018-12-01 14:12 (UTC-0500):
>>> Can anyone help? Where should I look first.
>> Try purging xserver-xorg-video-intel and restarting the server. Last official release of that
>> driver was over 4 years ago.
> I've been using nomodeset for a while. Seems to be a more serios problem.
Maybe that's precisely the problem. Nomodeset is a cmdline (boot) parameter that blocks use of
both competent X drivers for Intel's current century GPUs, modesetting and intel. What's your
Xorg.0.log report, or output from 'inxi -Gxx'?
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