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Re: HELP!! Criticle Xserver errors

On Wed, 2004-07-14 at 06:46 -0700, Adam Done wrote: 
> On Wed, 2004-07-14 at 05:28, Michel DXnzer wrote:
> > On Wed, 2004-07-14 at 04:12 -0700, Adam Done wrote:
> > 
> I  Tried all manor of combinations 
> With & without
> trunk DRM (which I had installed and then tried it without)
> Option "ForcePCIMode"
> The results were all the same...  The server starts, the Apple22" cin
> display power light goes from green to amber and then stays amber with a
> blank xserver screen.	

Hmm. Maybe it's just a mode issue then? Is the r128 driver trying to use
the same mode as the fbdev driver?

> Would the 2.6 kernel work with the r128 chipset or should I just forgo
> and get a newer/better graphics card.  I would like to make this one
> work as much as possible and later on can spend the$$ on a new card.

I wouldn't expect a new card to do miracles either, but it's true that
the radeon drivers are much more mature than the r128 ones.

Earthling Michel Dänzer      |     Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
Libre software enthusiast    |   http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer

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