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Re: Debian on an ECS RS480-M mother board.

On 6/10/05, James Ronald <james.ronald@gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm looking to put together an inexpensive Socket 939 system for just
> general computing as my main computer just died the other day.  I intend to
> run Debian Sid on it and would like to know if anyone has any experience
> good or otherwise with the
> ECS RS480-M mother board.  I see that the NB/SB is quite popular in several
> AMD based laptops.
> The mother board has the following:
> North Bridge: ATI RS 480
> South Bridge: ATI RS 400
> Graphics: On Chip (Radeon X300-based. 2D/3D graphic engine)
> Audio: Realtek ALC655 6-Channel audio CODEC

These days you'd be stuck with VESA graphics if you'd run Linux on the
RS480-M line, as the Radeon X300 onboard graphics controller is not
yet supported in Linux.
Paolo Alexis Falcone

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