|Summary:||nouveau does not start Xorg on Dell E7450 laptop|
|Component:||Driver/nouveau||Assignee:||Nouveau Project <nouveau>|
|Status:||RESOLVED MOVED||QA Contact:||Xorg Project Team <xorg-team>|
|i915 platform:||i915 features:|
Description barry 2017-10-22 18:05:31 UTC
Created attachment 134994 [details] dmesg output Fedora 26 Kernel 4.13.5-200.fc26.x86_64 xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.19.3-4.fc26.x86_64 xorg-x11-drv-nouveau-1.0.15-1.fc26.x86_64 configuring Xorg to use nouveau driver fails to bring up Xorg. (EE) No devices detected. from nv.dmesg: nouveau 0000:03:00.0: bus: MMIO read of 00000000 FAULT at 612004 [ IBUS ] nouveau 0000:03:00.0: bus: MMIO read of 00000000 FAULT at 10ac08 [ IBUS ] From Xorg.0.log.old (EE) No devices detected.
Comment 2 Ilia Mirkin 2017-10-22 18:25:16 UTC
Were you expecting something different to happen? Here's my analysis... you're forcing the X server to load nouveau, even though the primary (i.e. vgaarb) GPU is the intel one. The NVIDIA GPU does not have any connectors or display hardware attached, and so xf86-video-nouveau can't load.
Comment 3 Martin Peres 2019-12-04 09:32:22 UTC
-- GitLab Migration Automatic Message -- This bug has been migrated to freedesktop.org's GitLab instance and has been closed from further activity. You can subscribe and participate further through the new bug through this link to our GitLab instance: https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/xorg/driver/xf86-video-nouveau/issues/378.