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Re: unconfigured generic ATI VGA card?

On Thu, 28 Feb 2008 20:42:11 +1100, "Malcolm Herbert" <>
> I have an oldish ATI PCI video card which I've just added to a Soekris
> net5501 host running NetBSD 4.0 GENERIC.  I'm assuming this card would
> be a generic VGA-capable card, yet although the kernel recognises the
> card it isn't configured:

I've done a bit more digging in the kernel source and it appears that
this card would be recognised by dev/pci/radeonfb.c which I'm adding to
a custom config with

radeonfb*       at pci? function ?      # ATI Radeon. R3xx is
options         RADEONFB_MMAP_BARS      # allow mmap()ing BARs - needed
for X

this was mentioned in the macppc GENERIC config, so we'll see how we get


Malcolm Herbert                                This brain intentionally                                                left 

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