On Wed, Mar 05, 2008 at 09:22:35PM +0100, alive wrote: > Thanks. > Do you by any chance have a link to supported cards?
http://www.sapphiretech.com/us/products/products_overview.php?gpid=59&grp=2 Support for r300 based cards is coming as well. > Do you know if this driver supports Composite? OpenGL? It works with OpenGL. I haven't tried composite. > On Wed, 5 Mar 2008 20:32:06 +0100, Roland Smith <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > On Wed, Mar 05, 2008 at 06:29:51PM +0100, alive wrote: > >> > Any ATI card up to and including the 9250 (rv280) is fully supported > > on > >> > amd64, 3D and all. (I know because I've got one :-) > > > >> Oh, is that so? Could you please tell me how you got it to work? Because > >> I've got GREAT issues getting *ANY* ATI card to work with at least > >> Composite on FreeBSD and/or Linux. And I've even got i386. Or has > > something > >> happened since I last cried myself to sleep over this driverless hell? > > > > - Add the device radeondrm to you kernel config and recompile, or load > > the radeon.ko kernel module. > > - Install the xf86-video-ati driver (this is xorg 7.3!) > > - Load the right modules in xorg.conf; > > Section "Module" > > Load "dri" > > Load "glx" > > Load "dbe" > > Load "extmod" > > Load "freetype" > > Load "type1" > > EndSection > > - Use the radeon driver in xorg.conf: > > Section "Device" > > Identifier "Card0" > > Driver "radeon" > > # Option "AGPMode" "8" > > # Option "DDCMode" "true" > > EndSection > > > > That's about it, I think. You'll also need to install the dri port for direct rendering to work. And you'll need this in xorg.conf: Section "DRI" Mode 0666 EndSection Roland -- R.F.Smith http://www.xs4all.nl/~rsmith/ [plain text _non-HTML_ PGP/GnuPG encrypted/signed email much appreciated] pgp: 1A2B 477F 9970 BA3C 2914 B7CE 1277 EFB0 C321 A725 (KeyID: C321A725)
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