[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD7 Beta1: Bad X detection - ATI M24GL

Karl Fischer kmf at fischer.org.za
Thu Aug 28 21:12:45 PDT 2008


On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 00:23, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.com> wrote:
> Karl Fischer wrote:
>> Kris Moore wrote:
>>
>>>>> Hi Karl
>>>>> I Googled a bit and found the Following solution :
>>>>> http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=119324
>>>>>
>>>>> Try Option "CPPIOMode" "yes"
>>>>> in Section "Device"
>>>>>
>>>>> Hope this Helps :)
>>>> It's totally awesome it works!
>>>> Can this noted as a bug ?
>>>>
>>>> I have a IBM ThinkPad T43p.
>>>>
>>>> Karl
>>> Glad you guys figured that out! I've added this line to our ATI
>>> configuration, Karl, if you can re-confirm that it fixes your problem
>>> with the next ISO on the 23rd, that would be much appreciated :)
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>> Hi Kris,
>> It's still there my card is detected as a "radeon"
>> and the fix still works.
>>
>> Karl
>>
>
> Thats a bug fixed right? It is supposed to be detected as radeon right?
>
> Glad the fix works though!
>
Hi Kris

It detects  the Card fine,
It's only this that needs to be added to the file, Option "CPPIOMode" "yes"
Then X works.

Thanks for all the great work so far.

Karl


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