Re: fglrx-driver installation failed
> On Sun, 08 Oct 2006 19:29:47 +0200, Christian Christmann wrote:
>> I'm trying to install the fglrx driver for my
>> ATI card on my Etch system with Xorg 7.
> me too, Etch system with Xorg 7.
>> After installing the packages
>> module-assistant, fglrx-driver and fglrx-kernel-src
>> and running 'aticonfig --initial' the fglrx driver
>> seem not to work:
>> notebook:/usr/lib# fglrxinfo
>> display: :0.0 screen: 0
>> OpenGL vendor string: Mesa project: www.mesa3d.org
>> OpenGL renderer string: Mesa GLX Indirect
>> OpenGL version string: 1.2 (1.5 Mesa 6.4.2)
> same here.
>> notebook:/usr/lib# fgl_glxgears
>> Using GLX_SGIX_pbuffer
>> Error: couldn't get fbconfig
> Mine is no better than yours:
> $ fgl_glxgears
> Using GLX_SGIX_pbuffer
> X Error of failed request: BadMatch (invalid parameter attributes)
> Major opcode of failed request: 144 (GLX)
> Minor opcode of failed request: 5 (X_GLXMakeCurrent)
> Serial number of failed request: 32
> Current serial number in output stream: 32
> I don't know the answer to your problem. but the bottom line is mine is working.
> So maybe give it more try?
> Do you need my Xorg.conf? Mine is:
> PCI:*(1:0:0) ATI Technologies Inc RV280 [Radeon 9200 SE] rev 1, Mem @ 0xe0000000/28, 0xfd800000/16, I/O @ 0xa000/8, BIOS @ 0xfd700000/17
I use it without any problems. Did you compile the kernel-module? You
need tot do that to get 3D acceleration. See
details. You don't need to do anything special with your xorg.conf.