Re: VGA cards
On Mon, 14 Dec 2009 13:54:53 +0100
Sven Joachim <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 2009-12-14 13:28 +0100, Camaleón wrote:
> > On Mon, 14 Dec 2009 13:17:59 +0100, Sven Joachim wrote:
> >> The best bet is probably
> >> to use Intel graphics, *except* GMA500¹.
> > IIRC, some Intel cards were having *very* ugly problems with xorg (EXA/
> > UXA issue) not so long ago...
> Yes, but with kernels >= 126.96.36.199 and xserver-xorg-video-intel >= 2.8
> these problems should be gone. I am very happy with the Intel graphics
> on my laptop now.
I've discovered that kernel modesetting seems to consistently crash my
945GM within a few minutes of starting X:
foffl.sourceforge.net - Feeds OFFLine, an offline RSS/Atom aggregator
mailmin.sourceforge.net - remote access via secure (OpenPGP) email
ssuds.sourceforge.net - A Simple Sudoku Solver and Generator