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Author: Mark Hindley
To: Klaus Ethgen, 735
Subject: [devuan-dev] bug#735: New forked xorg fails to start with a nouveau driver


On Wed, Jan 04, 2023 at 09:53:52AM +0100, Klaus Ethgen wrote:
> Package: xserver-xorg-core
> Version: 2:21.1.5-1devuan1
> Severity: normal
> The new forked xorg fails on my machine with nouveau driver.
> (unfortunately I had to switch to that driver recently as the nvidia
> driver update dropped support for my card and legacy could not bring to
> work.)
> Find the xorg log below. But please note that infos about installed
> packages below could be misleading as I had to downgrade X to be able to
> login again.
> With another system using AMD GPU, the new package seems to work.
> Although I get errors from new seat stuff:
>    [244352.836] (EE) seatd_libseat not initialised!
>    [244353.076] (EE) AMDGPU(0): [drm] device is not DRM master.

We wondered if GPU support might be incomplete as we had no hardware for