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Re: fglrx driver problems

Hello Marko.

Marko Randjelovic, 02.01.2007 22:17:
> Mathias Brodala wrote:
>> Could you try the radeon driver? I’m not much experienced with fglrx since 
>> I haven’t used it for ages.
>> What is the output of the following commands after you changed to radeon?
>> $ lsmod | grep radeon $ lsof /dev/dri/card0
> All right, but I am not sure if it supports dri with Radeon 9550. I read 
> http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_DRI_with_ATi_Open-Source_Drivers and it seams it
>  (fully) supports only up to 9250.

The Gentoo is outdated then:

> DESCRIPTION radeon  is  an  Xorg  driver for ATI RADEON based video cards. It
> contains […] hardware  3D acceleration (experimental on R300 and R400 series
> cards),

(From the radeon manpage.)

My Radeon 9600 has an RV350 chip.

> root@main:~# lsof /dev/dri/card0

Hm, not good. The Xorg process should be using this. What’s the Xorg.0.log
contents using the radeon driver?

Regards, Mathias


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