Subject: Re: NetBSD 3.0: Can't get Xorg to work with ATI Mobility X600
To: Sam Tran <email@example.com>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/11/2006 10:27:08
In message <email@example.com>, Sam T
>I installed NetBSD 3.0 on a LENOVO Thinkpad Z60M laptop with an ATI
>Mobility X600 (128Mb).
>I can't get Xorg 6.8.2bn1 (compiled and installed Xorg meta from CVS)
>to work. I tried the ATI and the RADEON driver. Every time I try to
>start X it just dies with signal 11.
>I booted my laptop with a Linux Live CD using Xorg 6.8.2 and X started
>(ATI driver) without any problem.
>Is my problem with NetBSD kernel related or there is something wrong
>with my Xorg installation?
When you say "Xorg meta from CVS", do you mean the pkgsrc version of
xorg? That would tbe the first thing I'd try.
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb