installing ati drivers.... - Linux
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I have Ati Radeon 9600XT AGP display card and I cant get hardware opengl
I'm running Mandriva 10.2, X.org 6.8.x, kernel 2.6.x
I've --force installed the ati's rpm, patched the kernel module source,
compiled it, however I can't ...
Re: installing ati drivers....
Make sure you have a really new kernel, and you could try not to compile
in any radeon DRI stuff that comes with the kernel. I got an radeon 7200
but that is a different chipset, but it may help.
On Thu, 02 Jun 2005
18:50:47 +0200, DigitalDragon wrote:
> I have Ati Radeon 9600XT AGP display card and I cant get hardware opengl
> I'm running Mandriva 10.2, X.org 6.8.x, kernel 2.6.x
> I've --force installed the ati's rpm, patched the kernel module source,
> compiled it, however I can't install it! When it tries to modprobe
> fglrx, it complains about not being able to find agp-via82xx kernel module?
> I have recompiled the kernel modules, enabled AGP and VIA-AGP support.
> The exact kernel module is "via-agp".
> Any leads? I'm getting desperate
> This is the only thing that seperates me from total migration to linux
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