ATI Radeon 9200 dilemma :(

Karl kaha at
Sat May 21 01:30:07 UTC 2005

Hi, Matt.
As usual, I found a solution aproximately 5 nanoseconds after posting to
the list. Argh.
The line:

Option "VideoOverlay"               "on"

has to be added to the "device" section of xorg.conf.

Seems to be working now. And thanks for the reply.  :)

On Fri, 2005-05-20 at 20:58 -0400, Matt Galvin wrote:
> Hi Karl,
> > Does anybody have a clue how I can play my games AND watch my films?
> I have an ATI Radeon 9600 Pro, I use fglrx, and it works fine for me.
> The problem you are having may be related to how X is configured.
> Posting your xorg.conf file would allow us to help a bit more.
> How did you config X?
> Did you use fglrxconfig?
> The fglrx driver has lots of options, many use "sensible" defaults but
> a bunch of them really should be set properly. fglrxconfig will help
> you do this.
> I can always post my working xorg.conf for you, if you need. Even
> though I have an 9600 it should probably work for you.
> Hope this helps,
> Matt
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