xorg-7.2.r3_3 on current/amd64 with ATI Radeon Xpress 1100
infofarmer at FreeBSD.org
Thu Jan 11 13:41:19 PST 2007
On 1/11/07, Stanislav Sedov <stas at freebsd.org> wrote:
> On Thu, 11 Jan 2007 12:35:45 +0300
> "Andrew Pantyukhin" <infofarmer at FreeBSD.org> mentioned:
> > So I know the chance I get this working at this time
> > is slim to none, but still. xorg-6.9 works flawlessly,
> > but only 2d is accelerated.
> > Now with 7.2... I compiled xorg-server without aiglx.
> > I tried to start xorg with/without most modules. But
> > every time it just displays a blank white screen -
> > and that's it. Also, no matter whether dri/glx/GLcore
> > is loaded or not there's a message in the log about
> > direct rendering being disabled. I can switch back to
> > text consoles, and I can Ctrl-Alt-Backspace out of
> > xorg with no ill effects - but that's about all func-
> > tionality I get.
> > Stas, I remember you had some solution for a Radeon
> > adapter on your notebook. It's probably not 1100, but
> > still if you have a minute, could you remind me what
> > you did then?
> It seems, that your server just don't select display type correctly.
> Adding 'Option "MonitorLayout" "LVDS,CRT"' in the device section of
> xorg.conf might help.
The option does not help, it only disables automatic
> If not, you can send me your Xorg.log to analyze.
The tar contains logs from 6.9 and 7.2 and a conf
file which is similar for both versions.
Unfortunately drm won't work as there's no drm
support for Xpress 1100 yet. I tried adding the
pciid, but xorg just hangs at start. No skill/
motivation to hack radeon driver at the moment.
However, the white screen problem stays with
drm/glx/GLcore turned off.
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