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Re: minimac g4 with ati radeon 9200

On Sam, 2012-08-18 at 13:36 +0200, Stephane Louise wrote: 
> > with debian squeeze no problem to get working this card with 3d acceleration
> >
> > I've installed debian wheezy and I can't get 3d, glxgears is very slow
> Known issue: for 3D acceleration (openGL 1.3 only, though), you must set
> options radeon modeset=0
> in the file /etc/modprobe.d/radeon-kms.conf

That won't help, as the current upstream Mesa 3D driver only works with
KMS anymore.

See http://bugs.debian.org/683796 for some things to try.

> Nonetheless, I had to disable HW acceleration lately because font
> rendering is buggy (all fonts are draw in white, which is hard to read
> on a white background, but no bug with modeset=1).

I fixed this bug upstream in xf86-video-ati 6.14.5.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |                   http://www.amd.com
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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