Re: [Bug #15043] Display goes off with i915.powersave=1

From: Soeren Sonnenburg
Date: Tue Jan 12 2010 - 17:31:59 EST

On Sun, 2010-01-10 at 23:32 +0100, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> This message has been generated automatically as a part of a report
> of recent regressions.
> The following bug entry is on the current list of known regressions
> from 2.6.32. Please verify if it still should be listed and let me know
> (either way).
> Bug-Entry :
> Subject : Display goes off with i915.powersave=1
> Submitter : Soeren Sonnenburg <sonne@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Date : 2010-01-10 20:09 (1 days old)
> References :

I just recognized that only the *internal* display (i.e., LVDS1) goes
dark while the external display VGA1 stays on. In addition there is some
random screen flickering often before the display turns off...

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