Subject: Re: XFree86 4.5.0 vs. Radeon X300
To: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Fr=E9d=E9ric_Gonieaux?= <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 09/13/2005 15:54:39
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>, =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Fr=E9d=E9ric_Gonieaux?= w
>It won't help you with XFree, but FYI I've got a Radeon X300 too and
>it works fine with X.org.
>IIRC It could display in 1280x1024 using vesa with XFree 4.5 but
>I switched to X.org as the vertical refresh was really too low.
I'd definitely try xorg. My board isn't recognized by either XFree86
or xorg, but the latter does the right thing with my 1600x1200 flat
panel display. XFree86 didn't.
(--) PCI:*(1:0:0) ATI Technologies Inc unknown chipset (0x5b60) rev 0, Mem @ 0xd
0000000/27, 0xdfde0000/16, I/O @ 0xdc00/8, BIOS @ 0xdfe00000/17
(--) PCI: (1:0:1) ATI Technologies Inc unknown chipset (0x5b70) rev 0, Mem @ 0xd
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb