MACH64 video driver crashes with Mach 3D Rage Pro
It seems that xserver-
After the upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 MACH64 video driver crashes, causing infinite loop at boot:
starting desktop manager, X server crash, restarting desktop manager, X server crash, restarting desktop manager, X server crash, etc.
It is impossible even to switch to text console.
I found a workaround - booting in rescue mode, mounting filesystem read-write and creating the file containing lines
Identifier "Default device"
I hope it will be possible to find the bug (in 12.04 this video driver worked OK).
Some details which may be useful:
CPU Pentium III 500MHz, RAM 512 MB
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI 3D Rage Pro AGP 1X/2X (rev 5c)
Lubuntu 12.10 (upgraded from 12.04)
|Changed in xserver-xorg-video-mach64 (Ubuntu):|
|status:||New → Confirmed|