Re: Silicon Motion chip on amd64
thanks for your answer,
|--==> Hamish Moffatt writes:
HM> Questions: is it any better if you pull out the NVIDIA card?
I've tried to remove the NVIDIA card, but it doesn't seem to make any
Here are the X log and the lspci output of the modified system:
HM> Apparently X has an interpreter to run the real-mode video card BIOS,
HM> even from 64-bit userspace. So it should work.
HM> Is the Silicon Motion your primary device or is that the NVIDIA?
According to the BIOS settings it should be the Silicon, but how do I
tell it exactly?
HM> If it's the NVIDIA then I guess that device is not being initialised
HM> before boot, which might help. It might help if you told us exactly what
HM> you were trying to do with the two cards.
I'm trying to get the TFT display of this little beast:
work with etch/amd64. So far I could do it with etch/i386. The system
comes with and additional NVIDIA card for VGA and TV output.
HM> (Actually, tell debian-x since they are far more likely to be able to
I've tried to mail them first, but got no reply. I'll try again and
point them to this thread.