Subject: Re: matrox g400 problems
To: None <>
From: Mario Kemper <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 05/03/2001 22:37:29
Audun Arnesen Nordal <> writes:

> Hello all.
> (WW) Warning, couldn't open module mga_hal
> (EE) MGA: Failed to load module "mga_hal" (module does not exist, 0)
> (EE) MGA(0): G450 support not available without Matrox HAL module
> (II) Unloading /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/libvgahw.a
> (EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.
The X server thinks that you have a G450 which doesn't work right out of the 

Start "X --configure". This creates a working config.

If that doesn't work, go over to Matrox ( 
and download the linux driver which includes the hal module. 
Due to the new driver concept in XFree4.x the will work.

Mario Kemper