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Re: Mac Mini framebuffer

On Fri, 2005-03-25 at 14:23 +0000, Roger Leigh wrote:
> I'm totally new to the powerpc architecture.  I've switched from i386
> after I got a new Mac Mini, so all my future development will be on
> powerpc!


> I installed using the d-i netinst iso, and then switched to unstable.
> I've then built linux 2.6.11 with the radeon framebuffer driver and
> made this available to yaboot by adding it to /etc/yaboot.conf.  I'm
> also using the ati XFree86 driver.  I can see the framebuffer console
> during boot, but after X starts (gdm) if i switch back to tty[1-6] the
> monitor goes into powersave mode so I can't see anything.

Are you using Option "UseFBDev"?

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

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