Bug 24600 - 32/64 (ioctl) issues with radeon kms
Summary: 32/64 (ioctl) issues with radeon kms
Alias: None
Product: DRI
Classification: Unclassified
Component: DRM/Radeon (show other bugs)
Version: DRI git
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) All
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Assignee: Default DRI bug account
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Reported: 2009-10-18 07:12 UTC by Michael Tokarev
Modified: 2009-11-08 07:49 UTC (History)
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Description Michael Tokarev 2009-10-18 07:12:53 UTC
When switching to radeon KMS (2.6.32-rc3) the screen fonts in console does not work properly.  Namely, international (cyrillic in this case) chars gets drawn as white question marks on red background (or black on white background, ie inverted), instead of grey chars on black background.  This happens only when kernel is 64bit and userspace is 32bit, booting into 32bits kernel (of the same version) fixes the issue.  Tried different fonts but the effect is the same, only kernel bitness changes (and fixes) it.

Comment 1 Michael Tokarev 2009-11-08 07:49:51 UTC
It appears that in 2.6.32-rc6 the issue is gone.  So I'm closing this bug.

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