micahjon at ywave.com
Fri Dec 30 09:05:24 PST 2005
> I need some help getting hardware graphics going. I
> built radeon.ko and drm.ko from drm cvs and loaded
> them, a quick dmesg drm says the modules are loaded.
> (drm 1.21.0 20051229) I was told on here I would need
> the r300 DRI module for my ATI Radeon 9800 Pro which I
> got from the FreeBSD Ports 'dri-6.2.20050719,1', that
> built and installed r300_dri.so. I'm using
> radeon_drv.o in my Xorg.conf file as the display
> driver, I had a look at my Xorg.conf Log file and it
> (WW) RADEON(0): Direct rendering not yet supported on
> Radeon 9500 and newer
> (II) RADEON(0): Render acceleration unsupported on
> Radeon 9500/9700 and newer.
> (II) RADEON(0): Render acceleration disabled
> What else could be the problem?
> -- Thanks
> FreeBSD 6.0 STABLE
I haven't tried it yet on my r300 based card, so I don't know if it will
actually work. I think I read that you need to specify r300 as you xorg
driver, not radeon. Radeon is the driver for older radeon cards, r300 is
the driver for newer radeon cards.
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