Re: Why does Ubuntu have all the ideas?
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- Date: Wed, 6 Sep 2006 15:08:06 -0700
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On Sun, Aug 27, 2006 at 01:05:56AM -0400, Theodore Tso wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 26, 2006 at 04:02:04PM +0200, Hendrik Sattler wrote:
> > - X ran with the wrong resolution (typical i915 problem) and with the wrong
> > dpi setting
> Can't speak to that; my ATI Firegl video worked automatically out of
> the box --- with 3D accelerated graphics automatically.
That's an interesting observation, as Ubuntu 6.06 LTS does not configure X
to use the proprietary driver by default. If that device worked out of the
box, it was due to Ubuntu having a newer version of the open source ATI