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    X doesn't work (amdgpu)

    I have an RX 570 (using the amdgpu driver). X doesn't work, when I try to run startx it gives an "Assertion failed" error, followed by a backtrace. This happens when using the amdgpu X driver (from xf86-video-amdgpu). If I use the modesetting driver it works, but I would like to get the amdgpu...
  2. R

    Solved Error `(EE) no screens found (EE)` on intel and vesa xorg drivers

    Hello there! I get a xorg error `(EE) no screens found (EE)` when trying to set up xorg on xf86-video-intel on a very standard system, HP ProDesk 600 G3, which has a Intel i5-7500. I can run xorg using the xf86-video-scfb driver, but my second screen is not recognized in xrandr. I...
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    Does FreeBSD support DRI PRIME or similar switchable graphics yet?

    I understand this question has been asked before on the forums over the years but I would like to request an update for 2021, and given 13.0-RELEASE is right around the corner, perhaps some things have been added that I am not yet aware of. I'm running a ThinkPad T400 with an Intel Mobile 4...
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    Solved AMDGPU Polaris FreeBSD13-rc1 - module not found

    Hi everyone, I think I am having trouble getting my Radeon RX 550 to work 100% on fBSD13. What I have done: - Install Xorg, Mate, a login manager, etc. - Install drm-kmod - sysrc kld_list+="amdgpu" What works: - logging into Mate desktop, everything seems nice and fluent, even WebGL content...
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    Black Screen and Cross-cursor after login (FreeBSD / KDE5)

    Hello ! I have a problem that has been turning my head for 1 day ... That's all, I tried to install FreeBSD on a VMWare virtual machine. I want to install KDE5. My installations and configurations: -xorg -kde5 -sddm sysrc dbus_enable="YES" sysrc hald_enable="YES" sysrc sddm_enable="YES" I...
  6. JohnnySorocil

    Accelerated Xorg on AMDGPU Renoir

    I have AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 4750G with Radeon Graphics (Renoir) and I am trying to get accelerated X11 GUI. Manually recompiled: graphics/drm-fbsd13-kmod graphics/mesa-dri graphics/gpu-firmware-kmod /usr/local/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/ is empty /boot/loader.conf hw.amdgpu.exp_hw_support=1 /etc/rc.conf...
  7. gwr

    Want a GUI -- most "how to" search results poor/wrong

    I've been away from the various *BSD for a while but decided I wanted to try some development work in FreeBSD. I'd like to do that dev. work in a desktop installation running as a guest under VMware Fusion (on MacOS). So I downloaded 12.2 and installed in a new VM. Installation went mostly OK...
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    Xorg on FreeBSD 13.0 BETA2

    It feels it is kind of off topic, but did anyone tried the 13.0 BETA2 version? Did anyone had an issue with Xorg, eg lets say completely freeze the system and need to poweroff the computer from its power button? I read that there were some changes in the drivers section and the way they...
  9. K

    question about xorg

    I have been running FreeBSD 13(the alpha version) and have successfully installed the xorg configurations for an nvidia gpu on a dual screen. one of the kernel objects that I needed to config the gpu was the nvidia.ko and nvidia-modeset.ko. Yesterday I updated some packages automatically with...
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    Unable to send correct keystrokes to xorg via ssh -X

    I run my browser from inside a jail using ssh -X -C jailuser@0.0.0.0 chrome and send the screen session to the host. I can write regular text without issue and the keys are mapped correctly. However when I try to write something using ALT it becomes the original key, e.g. 6, instead of whatever...
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    Solved Yet another 12.2 and i915kms OpenGL thread

    Hi, I've compiled my own packages with synth, on 12.2. My procedure after boot is basically. kldload i915kms; startx X works fine, except anything OpenGL. If I do glxgears, I get this. zsh# glxgears libGL error: MESA-LOADER: failed to retrieve device information Running synchronized to the...
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    Help needed to get KDE installed and running inside a Jail.

    I'm trying to install KDE in jail. I've installed these: Set the /etc/fstab (inside the jail): And added to /etc/rc.conf (inside jail): And the I tried to start the jail, and got these errors in the sddm.log file: I tried to run "Xorg -configure" and got: I think there is no video...
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    Blank screen and not turn on

    Hello. I'm using FreeBSD 12.2-RELEASE-p1 with Xorg, GDM and Xfce on my laptop Dell Latitude 3440. Everything works well, except by one detail: everytime i lock the screen and its turn off or it blanks after programed time, I can press any key on keyboard or move the touchpad, but the screen...
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    MATE Unable to get Mate running

    Hi, I tried to get Mate Desktop running. Once the Slim login screen is displayed and after having entered the username ( the user, not root) and password ,I received the following error message: “failed to execute login command” Initially, I didn’t add the xinitrc file with the line “exec...
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    Unable to get Desktop environment running properly

    Hi, I tried for many days to install a desktop environment on FreeBsd but it's unsuccessful on a laptop. This is a Dell 7240 with a i5-4300U ( Haswell serie) with a UK keyboard. I have 2 ssd's, both booting on UEFI: One with W10 installed and the other with FreeBSD. There is no dual boot, I...
  16. l2f

    FreeBSD 11.4 on Alienware m14x

    Remarks: - should work for FreeBSD 12 serie too 1- Install FreeBSD 11.4 - download the memstick: FreeBSD-11.4-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img # write it onto you usb key: dd if=PATH_TO/FreeBSD-11.4-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img of=/dev/daX status=progress conv=sync - plug your usb key into your...
  17. JohnnySorocil

    Cheap GPU for running Xorg

    I am in process of buying new PC. Something like NAS + workstation (KiCAD, FreeCAD, xterm, zsh, tmux, vim, nothing than my 8-9 year old ThinkPad can't handle). Finally I decided to buy cheap Intel Core i3 4C/8T because of iGPU. AMDs APU are older CPU models, with less cache and with...
  18. 53hornet

    Solved X Does Not Detect PS/2 Middle Mouse Button

    Greetings. I have a Dell E6510 laptop that I just upgraded from FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE to 12.2-RELEASE. This laptop has a 2-button touchpad and a 3-button point stick. Prior to the upgrade I had been using a combination of moused (console) and sysmouse (Xorg) to achieve middle button scrolling...
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    Solved FreeBSD 12.2 startx failed '(EE) open /dev/dri/card0: No such file or directory'

    Dear All, I have one ThinkPad X1 Carbon 5th, and last week the FreeBSD 12.2 has been installed on the Laptop. After the compilation of the x11/xorg, and added the user in the video group pw groupmod video -m USER, at last I executed the #startx. But failed. Error Message [ 126.525] (EE) open...
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    amdgpu and DRI problem

    Good evening, I recently installed FreeBSD for second time in my life, and I experienced trouble with DRI. I can't find it anywhere, so I will ask here. Is amdgpu_dri.so provided by any package or port? I've tried to launch linux-enemyterritory and I'm only able to run it in swrast mode because...
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