Hardware graphics

Tijl Coosemans tijl at ulyssis.org
Sun Jan 1 12:46:49 PST 2006

On Friday 30 December 2005 05:44, Jon wrote:
> 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
> says:
> (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?

You probably need a more recent version of the xorg server. Try the 
x11-servers/xorg-server-snap port.

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