[HEADS UP] Radeon r6/7xx drm code to be committed
gary.jennejohn at freenet.de
Mon Mar 9 09:43:34 PDT 2009
On Mon, 9 Mar 2009 12:16:38 -0400
Robert Huff <roberthuff at rcn.com> wrote:
> Gary Jennejohn writes:
> > > > This should work on pretty much all Radeon r600+ cards (and the older
> > > > stuff as well). With the appropriate X drivers, you should get EXA
> > > > accelleration and Xv. 3d is not available yet, afaik.
> > >
> > This is kernel code and has nothing directly to do with ports.
> Let me be more specific.
> Assuming I'm using a 3850, which I believe is the RV670
> chipset, is there anything I will need to change in xorg.conf (or
> elsewhere) to take advantage of/not break the new code?
I have an RS780 and added these lines to the Device section (where the
driver is loaded):
Option "AccelMethod" "exa"
I'm using radeonhd-devel. You may need to to use other settings depending
on the driver.
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