Re: HELP!! Criticle Xserver errors
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- Subject: Re: HELP!! Criticle Xserver errors
- From: Michel Dänzer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2004 02:05:19 +0200
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On Sun, 2004-07-18 at 09:15 -0700, Adam Done wrote:
> On Thu, 2004-07-15 at 02:19, Michel DXnzer wrote:
> > On Wed, 2004-07-14 at 06:46 -0700, Adam Done wrote:
> > >
> > > The server starts, the Apple22" cinema 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?
> I got the xserver to work again..
With the r128 driver?
> but this does bring up a question. Do the modes make a difference in
> using the drivers? I have tried this without any modes listed and had
> xserver find a match on its own and also I put my modes into the config
> file. I never thought the modes made a difference.
They can, of course.
> I looked at the prices for the RADEON 9800 PRO 128MB AGP for my box and
> it looks like it will be a good idea to get out of the rage128 chipset.
I hope you're aware that Radeon >= 9500 means no 3D support for now...
Earthling Michel Dänzer | Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
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