drmOpen failed - agp - 82845M chipset - i386

Anton Shterenlikht mexas at bristol.ac.uk
Tue Sep 30 08:37:32 UTC 2008

On Mon, Sep 29, 2008 at 12:23:53PM -0400, Robert Noland wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-09-29 at 16:44 +0100, Anton Shterenlikht wrote:
> > Frame Buffer Size       8MB     (max possible setting)
> This would be the one, was your previous output hand transcribed?  It
> should have read 8192k stolen if this value was set.

from dmesg:

agp0: <Intel 82845M (845M GMCH) SVGA controller> on vgapci0
agp0: detected 8060k stolen memory
agp0: aperture size is 128M

The aperture still apears as 128M even though I set 256MB in BIOS.

many thanks

Anton Shterenlikht
Room 2.6, Queen's Building
Mech Eng Dept
Bristol University
University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TR, UK
Tel: +44 (0)117 928 8233 
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