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Re: DRI on XFree86 4.x with ATI Rage Mobility

On Thu, 1 Aug 2002, Sven LUTHER wrote:

>Date: Thu, 1 Aug 2002 11:22:47 +0200
>From: Sven LUTHER <luther@dpt-info.u-strasbg.fr>
>To: Mike A. Harris <mharris@redhat.com>
>Cc: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>, debian-x@lists.debian.org
>Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
>Subject: Re: DRI on XFree86 4.x with ATI Rage Mobility
>On Wed, Jul 31, 2002 at 09:27:33PM -0400, Mike A. Harris wrote:
>> M6 == Radeon Mobility (Radeon)
>> M7 == Radeon Mobility (Radeon)
>I guess the M7 is also called Radeon Mobility 7500 (Radeon 7500) (the
>one currently used in the tibooks with 32MB of memory).

Yep, there are 2 different M7 chips, and 2 M6's also.

>The nice thing about the M7 is that it has a T&L engine (the one of the
>original Radeon, not the programmable one of the radeon 8500 though), so
>it should perform very well with DRI/OpenGL, but i don't know if it is
>supported by the DRI right now.

TCL is supported in DRI-CVS.

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