Subject: Re: ATI Mobility Radeon X1700 video card supported by X?
To: Alasdair Reed <email@example.com>
From: Greg Troxel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/24/2007 12:10:19
Alasdair Reed <email@example.com> writes:
> Trying to set NetBSD 3.1 up on an ASUS F3Jp laptop, having some
> difficulty setting up X does anyone know what the correct entries in
> XF86config are for the ATI Mobility Radeon X1700 video card, or even
> if it is supported by X? I have seen conflicting things on the net
> about this.
I have a Thinkpad T60 with what I think is an ATI X1300. IIRC I used X
-configure and then the VESA driver and it is almost completely ok. The
only problem is that switching back to text consoles leaves the fonts
doubled; I think two things are confused about the state of 'expansion'
and are both doing it. There is also a Linux ATI binary driver that
Brian de Alwis got to work: