> > Does the default install of XFree86 4.2 binaries from the
> > FreeBSD 4.7 CD-Rom lack any drivers? PCI video drivers, maybe?
> > When I set up a new FreeBSD 4.7 box from CD-Rom I choose the
> > option to install "all sources + XFree binaries" since I'm
> > going to be running XFree86/KDE.
> > Usually it's not a problem, but on a new box with no AGP slot,
> > I've tried TWO different XFree-approved PCI video cards and
> > BOTH give me this error:
> > ------------
> > Fatal server error:
> > XFree86 has found a valid card configuration.
> > Unfortunately the appropriate data has not been added to xf86PciInfo.h.
> > ------------
> > my "scanpci -v" has this:
> > pci bus 0x0000 cardnum 0x0b function 0x00: vendor 0x10de device 0x002d
> > NVidia Riva TNT2 M64
> > STATUS 0x02b0 COMMAND 0x0007
> > CLASS 0x03 0x00 0x00 REVISION 0x15
> > BIST 0x00 HEADER 0x00 LATENCY 0x20 CACHE 0x00
> > BASE0 0xde000000 addr 0xde000000 MEM
> > BASE1 0xdc000008 addr 0xdc000000 MEM PREFETCHABLE
> > MAX_LAT 0x01 MIN_GNT 0x05 INT_PIN 0x01 INT_LINE 0x0b
> I believe you have to go through the "non-trivial" exercise of
> installing the Nvidia driver..I have not done this yet, due to lack of
> patience, but several people on the list have been there and done it,
> look back in the recent archives for long discussions on it...
> Or probably someone else will give you a pointer.
> Nvidia support for FreeBSD is very new.
I wish that was it!
But I had the same thing happen with a very standard ATI Rage 128 PCI card.
Exact same errors. The new NVidia card was a last resort.
Both are listed as fully supported by XFree 4.2
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