Re: Xorg 7 on sparc64
Yesterday, 21 hours, 58 minutes, 15 seconds ago, Chris Newport wrote:
> FWIW there are 2 variants of Ultra5 video.
> Early models only had enough video RAM for 8 bit video, later ones were
> 24 bit capable.
> AFAIK all 270MHz models are 8 bit, but I am not sure about when the
> change happened.
My U5 (which has a 400 MHz UltraSPARC IIi) is 24-bit capable. I used to
have a 1024x768x16 setting with Xorg 6.9. Here is the output of
01:02.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc 3D Rage Pro 215GP (rev 5c) (prog-if 00 [VGA])
Flags: bus master, stepping, medium devsel, latency 64, IRQ 7409760
Memory at 1ffe1000000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=16M]
I/O ports at 1fe02c00400 [size=256]
Memory at 1ffe2000000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=4K]
Expansion ROM at 1ffe0020000 [disabled] [size=128K]