[PC-BSD Testing] DRM with ati doesnt work

rath at mglug.de rath at mglug.de
Mon Sep 8 05:58:04 PDT 2008


Hi,
>> (WW) RADEON(0): R500 support is under development. Please report any
>>issues to xorg-driver-ati at lists.x.org

Yes, thats right, but ati and radeon driver both neglecting drm in X.

> # pciconf -lv
>
> And see if the card has either vesa0 or drm0 attached to it. vesa
> means that it is probably not yet supported, whereas drm means you are
> fine.

pciconf -lv shows:

...
vgapci0 at pci0:1:0:0:     class=0x030000 card=0x202b17aa chip=0x71c41002
rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    vendor     = 'ATI Technologies Inc'
    device     = 'Mobility FIREGL V5200'
    class      = display
    subclass   = VGA

There is no vesa0 neither drm0.

In dmesg there is no difference using verbose booting ...

mysterious...


Oliver





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