Is there anybody will port the ATI linux driver to FreeBSD?

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-ports-local at
Thu Apr 26 15:34:55 UTC 2007

Alexander Leidinger <Alexander at> writes:

> Quoting Lowell Gilbert <freebsd-ports-local at> (from
> Wed, 25 Apr 2007 21:50:51 -0400):
>> "Andres Hernandez" < at> writes:
>>> Sorry, but we need to do something... i can help if u want, but tell me how.
>>> I dont like my freebsd with vesa in my laptop.
>>> I have an ATI Mobility x1400
>> The ATI driver isn't open-source, so porting it isn't really an option.
> The X11 driver itself does not need to be ported, as it is only
> architecture dependand, but not OS dependand. So the x86 driver will
> work with our (as long as the versions are compatible).
> The only thing what needs to be ported is the kernel interface.

Ah; my apologies.  
I thought there was a binary kernel module involved.

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