ATI Graphics Card UMA?

Jhair Tocancipa Triana jhair_tocancipa at
Sat Oct 1 21:01:25 UTC 2005

Andy Choens writes:

> I am now happily running gnome with the proprietary driver. But, it's using
> 32 MB of my main memory and NONE of the 128 it has sitting on the card.

> I would like to know if anyone has any good ideas about something can tweak
> in my xorg.conf so I can use the on-board memory.

> Below I have attached a copy of my xorg.conf file. I am running a HP zv6000
> amd-64 with an ATI 200M graphics card.

I do have the same laptop and as far as I know for that card the 128MB
refer to shared memory (i.e. shared with the RAM of the laptop), and
not to dedicated memory sitting on the card.


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