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Re: iMac DV/iBook Firewire install follow-up



Quoting Michel Dänzer <daenzerm@student.ethz.ch>:

> Hadess wrote:
> 
> > > > I could get Xpmac and XFree4 (debs) with native
> > > > drivers to show up with 256 colors.... A bit more would be cool.
> > >
> > > Even the deb X4 should work fine in all depths without Option
> "UseFBDev".
> > 
> > I'm not using "UseFBDev". I'm sorry, I feel that I'm always missing
> the spot
> > not giving the expected details... the XFree.log says:
> > (WW) r128(0): Cannot not read colourmap from VGA. Will restore with
> default
> 
> I also have this, it's because we don't have VGA access, it's not
> important.
> 
> 
> > So it might be 15/16/24/32 bpp (and according to xdpyinfo it is), but
> the
> > colors are all messed up. I can help giving any address range or
> whatever
> > might help you.
> > The FB penguin looks quite weird as well (looks as if Andy Warhol got
> crazy
> > on it)
> 
> Sounds like a colormap problem. What chip do aty128fb and X4 recognize?
X4 says: ATI Rage 128 Mobility LF rev 2 (and the mem addresses after, if that helps...)
aty128fb (after I added this line in offb.c): Rage Mobility M3 (AGP) chip rev 0x0
> Please try a 2.4 kernel as well.
for aty128fb ? Could that really help ?













/Hadess
http://hadess.net



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