Re: DRI not working with ATI Radeon M7
On Don, 2002-12-26 at 02:26, Fabrice Medio wrote:
> I have an very recent iBook2 here, with the following installed :
> - 2.4.20 + latest benh kernel patches ;
> - latest drm-trunk modules ;
> - latest xserver from drm trunk.
> /proc/pci says the video card is :
> Bus 0, device 16, function 0:
> VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc Radeon Mobility M7 LW (rev 0).
> My XF86Config-4 states the following (amongst other stuff) :
> Section "Module"
> Load "dbe"
> Load "extmod"
> Load "glx"
> Load "dri"
> Load "freetype"
> Load "type1"
> Section "Device"
> Identifier "TiBook Internal Video"
> Driver "radeon"
> Option "UseFBDev"
> Option "DRIReinit"
> Section "DRI"
> Group "dri"
> Mode 0666
> When X is launched, the screen just stays blank (i.e, black). When I
> ssh the iBook from another machine, 'top' says X takes 99.9% of CPU
> cycles. Killing -9 the 'X' process halts it, but the screen doesn't
> return to console state, and remains black instead.
Those symptoms could be caused by using the wrong radeon_drv.o . If you
can't see a problem with that, we'll need to see your full config file
and server log, maybe also kernel output etc.
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast