Re: Radeon 9000 Pro
Antony Gelberg <email@example.com> wrote:
> >> Antony Gelberg wrote:
> >> > Maybe not. The site is NLA. I've emailed Daniel Stone to see where
> >> > his Woody backports live these days, meanwhile if anyone knows where
> >> > they are, please feel free to share!
> >> >
> >> > Antony
> >> Right - apparently apt-get.org is wrong and Daniel never had any XF86 4.3
> >> for Woody. If I build it myself, how can I get apt to behave as if that
> >> version is installed?
> >Yes he did. I've got it. From
> >http://people.debian.org/~mmagallo/packages/xfree86. It's still there...
> Weird. I wonder why Daniel told me otherwise. Anyway, I'll try it. I'm
> getting by with the VESA driver, but obviously it's kind of pants. Then
> again it helps me get away from WinXP...
Coming into this very late, but I booted knoppix and it detected my
Radeon 9000 Pro and set it up with DRI support. I installed it to
ii xfree86-common 4.3.0-0ds4 X Window System (XFree86) infrastructure
ii xserver-xfree8 4.3.0-0ds4 the XFree86 X server