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Re: Macbook, Efi, Display mode

From: Stefan Bienert
Subject: Re: Macbook, Efi, Display mode
Date: Sun, 27 Sep 2009 20:49:02 +0200
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>> OUTPUT-Start
>> Rom image present.
>>  [Linux-bzimage, setup=0x2c00, size=0x2784a0]
>>  Video mode: 1280x800-32
>>  Frame buffer base: 0x80010000
>>  Video line length: 8192
>> I hope this is the requested info. Do provide other stuff, I probably
>> need a detailed instruction.
> Hi,
> This looks legit for me, I don't know why it does work, perhaps it
> write to the other video card ?

Ohter video card? I have a Macbook, NOT a Macbook Pro. I have only one card!

>> BTW, I cannot switch to terminal from X after starting with Grub2.

> Yep, this is normal. EFI uses non zero gart address, but linux assume
> 0. X would reset gart, but after it exits, the original gart address
> is restored and which would cause problem.

OK, so we know that there is something broken but everything is behaving
 like one would expect in this situation? That sounds relatively optimistic.



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