FGLRX and ATI
simon at simonzone.com
Tue Feb 14 18:02:09 GMT 2006
On Tuesday 14 February 2006 04:35, Howard Coles Jr. wrote:
> This is going to be a two part post due to one message being too big.
> Ok, I've done just about everything I can think of, and whatever I could
> on the web and I can't figure out why I cannot get hardware acceleration to
> work on my ATI Radeon 9100!
> I have the fglrx modules from dapper, and if anyone can offer some help I'll
> post versions, etc. On second thought here they are:
> xorg-driver-fglrx 6.9.0-8.21.7+126.96.36.199-2
> xserver-xorg 7.0.0-0ubuntu14
> xserver-xorg-core 1:1.0.1-0ubuntu5
Your xorg-driver-fglrx version doesn't match you xserver-xorg version. I
don't know if that makes a difference.
> I have a an ati driver package that I question:
> xserver-xorg-driver-ati 1:188.8.131.52-0ubuntu1
The version number there does indeed look odd. (But that is the open source
> I do have the linux-restricted-modules-2.6.15 package installed (for the
> madwifi drivers).
> here is my xorg.conf file:
> Section "Device"
> Identifier "ATI Technologies, Inc. Radeon Mobility 9100 U3 (R200 IGP)"
> Driver "fglrx"
> VideoRam 131027
> # Option "UseFBDev" "true"
> Option "UseInternalAGPGART" "yes"
> BusID "PCI:1:5:0"
Do you have a PCI graphics card or AGP?
If so, try replacing those two option lines with:
Option "BusType" "PCI"
It should not be neccessary to specify the amount of memory BTW.
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