Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote:
|On Sat, 10 Feb 2018 23:14:00 +0100
|Steffen Nurpmeso <steffen_at_sdaoden.eu> wrote:
|> So i have switched the server to 4.14.18 which does not even
|> require nopti there, but the console does not show up.
|What hardware is it?
A VM hosted by a German hoster (portunity).
dmesg shows kvm-clock and "VMware VMMouse" as well as QEMU QEMU
USB Tablet and QEMU DVD-ROM.
|We have FB_SIMPLE enabled, so I don't think this is your problem.
|Looks like CONFIG_X86_SYSFB is disabled on Fedora too. I disabled it,
|but kept FB_SIMPLE. Can you please test the 4.14.20 kernel and see if
|it fixes the issue for you?
Works with "gfxpayload=keep":
[ 1.051897] fb: switching to cirrusdrmfb from EFI VGA
[ 1.051952] Console: switching to colour dummy device 80x25
[ 1.053659] fbcon: cirrusdrmfb (fb0) is primary device
[ 1.057474] Console: switching to colour frame buffer device 128x48
[ 1.064294] cirrus 0000:00:02.0: fb0: cirrusdrmfb frame buffer device
[ 1.073400] [drm] Initialized cirrus 1.0.0 20110418 for 0000:00:02.0 on minor 0
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