Re: New ATI RADEON Mac Edition
On Tue, 2008-08-19 at 09:14 -0700, Peter Rooney wrote:
> (1) Immediate Solution:
> Edit your xorg.conf file manually. In the Device section, change the line
> Driver "ati"
> Driver "radeon"
> and you should be good to go. It's long puzzled me that xserver-xorg does
> not have a way to select the radeon driver.
"ati" is a wrapper which loads the real driver ("radeon" in this case)
for any ATI card. There should be no difference between specifying one
or the other, barring bugs in the wrapper.
> Esteban Monge wrote:
> > But have problems with GNU/Linux... No detects the correct Video Card.
> > Linux detect this model: ATI Technologies Inc Radeon R100 QD [Radeon 7200]
> > But this model have 64MB of video memory... my video card have only 32
> > and the kcontrol detects 128mb
I'm afraid I don't really understand the problem. If the radeon driver
detects 64 MB and there's no visual corruption, then your card most
certainly has 64 MB.
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