Re: Linux on new powerbooks
Michel Dänzer a écrit:
On Wed, 2003-11-26 at 10:00, email@example.com wrote:
Well, that doesn't make a difference, because the DRM doesn't support
9500 and up yet.
Yes, I know, but in fact, what I need the most often is 2D.
Maybe you mean xserver-xfree86-dri-trunk though.
Of course..I mean xserver-xfree86-dri-trunk.
dual-monitor support for the radeon 9600
No. The radeon 9600 support is very minimum for now.
Eh? It should work, the problem is likely that the radeon driver doesn't
recognize the chip, so you need to override it to a similar one it
Is there an option, or something like "ChipID 0xiidd" ? Or something
important what I've missed ?
Arnaud speek about to kernel-patches, but I don't even know where I can
find this ones, and what patch (radeonfb, I mean) ?
FYI, what I'm using :
eric@alube:~$ XFree86 -version
This is a pre-release version of XFree86,
XFree86 Version 220.127.116.11 (DRI trunk)
Release Date: 10 September 2003
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 6.6
Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.0-test5 ppc [ELF]
Current Operating System: Linux alube 2.6.0-test9_2 #1 Wed Nov 12
10:10:15 CET 2003 ppc
Build Date: 06 October 2003
Changelog Date: 10 September 2003
Before reporting problems, check http://www.XFree86.Org/
to make sure that you have the latest version.
So I think I'll have to use at least the 4.3.99-13 version (last CVS, if
I'm not wrong), but I prefer wait for a Debian package.
NON AUX BREVETS SUR LES LOGICIELS. Voir http://swpat.ffii.org/