[PC-BSD Testing] detecting integrated ati graphics and pci audio card
berik at berik.cz
Wed Jan 13 03:20:18 PST 2010
I've recently tested a new PC-BSD 8.0-BETA (64bit) on my two desktop
computers and I want to write some points that I did notice.
I tested PCBSD on AMD X2(chipset 780G), which has a integrated graphics
ATI Radeon X3200. XGUISource select a vesa video driver by default,
where radeonhd works. Another situation would be: What if I choose a
radeonhd driver that doesn't have support for a new graphics card? Then
Xserver try to use the driver that doesn't work and died. Can Xserver
use the default vesa driver to bring Xserver up after a few unsuccessful
The other machine has a sound card M-Audio Audiophile 2496, that is not
automatically detected. Can be added a detection of this card? (To make
this card work I have to load a module as it is described in a manual
I don't know if this is a KDE related bug. I use a resolution 1280x1024
on my monitor. All new PCBSD wallpapers are in 1920x1200, that's fine.
Ok, so I have to scale the wallpaper and it seems to me that it doesn't
work. I choose any given option and it didn't have desired effect to
stretch the wallpaper out.
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