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Re: ATI Radeon 8500 on PowerMac G4

On Die, 2003-03-11 at 23:59, Philippe Sainte-Marie wrote:
> I'm using an ATI Radeon 8500 (64Mb of vram) on my PowerMac G4
> running Debian sid. I tried today to get XFree working
> and finaly get it to but only in 24bits mode.
> I got a 19" display @ 1600x1200 resolution.
> After some hours trying all kind of configuration
> i'm getting a 1600x1200 screen @ 24bits with the 'radeon' module.
> 32bits color mode isn't working :(

Depth 24 _is_ 32 bpp with the radeon driver (and most drivers by
default), it doesn't even support 24 bpp.

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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