Video Issue?

komputes komputes at
Thu Apr 14 20:13:18 UTC 2011

On 04/14/2011 03:44 PM, John Waddell wrote:
> Hi - running Ubuntu on an (older) IBM server through an iogear KVM.  On
> wakeup, or after using the other server the screen is usually distorted
> (like it was static on an old TV) only a reboot fixed - Any ideas are
> appreciated.
> John

Is this the kind of mesh/static you are seeing?

Go to in properties for that VM and select "Video" from the hardware
list. It will most likely be emulating a "cirrus" card. Try replacing
this with either the "vga" oe "vmvga" option. If this works, please mark
this bug as affecting you:


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