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Re: agpgart with 965 in etch?

On Friday 22 December 2006 09:12, Jörg Becker wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm using the 2.6.18-3-amd64 image on my machine. But unfortunately
> this kernel lacks 965 support in the agpgart / intel-agp module (see
> linux-source-2.6.18/drivers/char/agp/intel-agp.c).
> Any suggestions how to get agpgart working with the popular 965
> chipset in etch?

I had to rebuild the kernel with 2.6.19 (which is the first kernel to 
have support for the intel agp device).

You will need the "kernel-package" package.

Download the source of the kernel from one of the kernel.org mirrors and 
then expand it into a directory (say) ~/src

copy /boot/config... from your existing debian machine into 

then make menuconfig (or other kernel config tool).

I have an Intel DG965SS motherboard and in order to allow it to 
recognise my IDE DVD RW (I have SATA hard drives) I had to make IDE 
support builtin (as opposed to a module) AND the use "all-generic-ide" 
boot parameter 

then use make-kpkg to build you a deb for your machine which you then 

(There are full instructions in /usr/share/doc/kernel-package/README.gz)

Alan Chandler

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