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Re: How to tell X to use a specific video driver



On Wed, 13 Jul 2011 13:01:36 -0700, Tech wrote in message 
<CALXXvm5gu_7LBXaPvKmq-oKMHWfUXMH41r-itoZYJH6KCVs80w@mail.gmail.com>:

> In Debian Lenny, X server use to correctly load the video driver
> (mach64_drv.so) for my VGA card:
> debian:~# lspci -v | grep VGA
> 00:01.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc Rage Mobility
> P/M (rev 64) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])

...

> So how do I tell X to load the ati driver? Explicitly specify it in
> xorg.conf file?

..until you get a real video card, you specify the mach64 driver. ;o)

..you also have to install it first.


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