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Re: radeon: "This chipset requires a kernel module version of 1.17.0"

On Die, 2012-08-28 at 07:47 -0700, Jonathan Nieder wrote: 
> przypadek wrote:
> > I have installed linux-image-3.2.0-3-686-pae , xserver-xorg-video-radeon
> What version of xserver-xorg-video-radeon do you have?
> [...]
> > [dri] This chipset requires a kernel module version of 1.17.0,
> > [dri] but the kernel reports a version of 2.0.0.
> It sounds like it is slightly out of date [...]

Not necessarily. The above means that KMS is enabled in the kernel, but
the X driver is using UMS. This cannot work properly. Make sure the
radeon kernel module is loaded before X starts.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |                   http://www.amd.com
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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