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Re: Mach64 cards work with SX164 and Debian - Only kernel 2.4 makes trouble

On Thu, Nov 08, 2001 at 03:29:16PM +0100, Fabrice Haberer-Proust wrote:
> I've been using Linux with my Alpha since two years and more. At the very
> beginning, I had an ATI card and X worked perfectly with RedHat 5.3. Now,
> I am writting this message under X with SuSE 7.0 an another ATI card.
> But, much more important, it also WORKS THIS THE DEBIAN 2.2r3 when I start
> it with the original kernel 2.2.18pre.
> The problem I have is only when I start with the 2.4.12.

I seem to remember that something might have been broken in 2.4.12;
could you try with 2.4.14?

Also, posting the following might help:

1. .config for the 2.4.12/14 kernel,
2. lspci -v under both 2.4.x and 2.2.x
3. /etc/X11/XF86Config


Jay A Estabrook                            Alpha Engineering - LINUX Project
Compaq Computer Corp. - MRO1-2/K15         (508) 467-2080
200 Forest Street, Marlboro MA 01752       Jay.Estabrook@compaq.com

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