Re: Loading DRM kills computer

From: Farias Martinez <>
Date: Mon, 6 May 2019 13:00:35 -0400
I’m using current on both of my laptop one with the module i915kms and the other laptop uses radeonkms both work fine without a problem on my laptop. Which module are you having issues with.

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> On May 6, 2019, at 11:32 AM, Hans Petter Selasky <> wrote:
>> On 2019-05-06 16:41, Thomas Laus wrote:
>> List
>> I have a graphics issue since about CURRENT r346025.  Kernel loading DRM
>> kills 2 different computers.  My i5 Skylake works, but my Atom D510
>> desktop and laptop Core2-duo both have this common issue.  When the DRM
>> kernel module is loaded, I get a 'black screen' on the console and am
>> not able to login via ssh to shutdown the PC.  If I comment out the
>> kldload DRM statement in rc.conf a boot is possible.  I get the same
>> result 'black screen of death' when starting X without DRM being loaded.
>> I am reporting this a little late because of another issue.  I am
>> working with some committers on a gptzfsboot problem and thought that
>> this DRM issue would have been discovered and fixed by someone else in
>> the last few weeks.  I updated to CURRENT r347183 this morning and
>> updated all of my packages and ports at the same time. 
> Did you build DRM from source? If no, then try that first.
> > This problem is
>> still present.  I don't know how to isolate this issue.  Is it a
>> framebuffer problem in the kernels after r346025, Current-DRM-kmod, or
>> the Intel driver "xf86-video-intel-2.99.917.20181203".
> --HPS
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