Re: graphic card problems
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James Hosken wrote:
| James Hosken wrote:
| | I've tying to configure xfree86 on a old PIII450, it running Sarge. It
| | has a on-board graphics card, the output from lspci is
| | pcilib: Cannot open /sys/bus/pci/devices
| | 0000:00:00.0 Host Bridge: Intel Corp. 82810 GMCh [Graphics Memory
| | Controller Hub] (rev 03)
| | 0000:00:01.0 VGA compatable contrller: Intel Corp. 82810 CGC [Chipset
| | Graphics Controller] (rev 03)
| | And a few more devices.
| | I've run dpkg-reconfigure several time and been through all the options,
| | the framebuffers option doesn't make any difference. There are no
| | options in the biso for setting the level of RAM assigned for graphics.
| | I have a knoppix disk here, and so loaded it, X booted, but I couldn't
| | use the keyboard for some reason. Hence I couldn't look at any of the
| | configuration. As Knoppix worked, I know that it can be done. But as I
| | have already setup the rest of Sarge I don't want to trash it with a
| | knoppix HD install.
| | Can any one help?
| | James
| To follow up from this, I've managed to get gnoppix working better than
| Knoppix. I have managed to copy the whole of Gnoppix's /etc/X11.
| What parts of /etc/X11 should I be looking at and moving the info across
| onto the Sarge install?
Please can any one help here, i'm really getting no where with this.
I've just noticed in /var/log/XFree.log
(EE) GARTInit: Unable o open /dev.agpgart 9No such device)
(EE) I810(0): AGP GART support is not avaliable. Make sure your kernel
has agpgart support ot that the agpgart kernek module is loaded.
(EE) Screens(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.
Fatal server error:
no screens found
I'm running the debian kernel 2.6.5-11686, surly this would have agpgart
support in it. I really don't know what I'm doing now, any one with any
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