FreeBSD 7-STABLE +Gnome +Compiz-Fusion?
sonic2000gr at gmail.com
Mon Aug 18 05:36:10 UTC 2008
> Manolis Kiagias <sonic2000gr <at> gmail.com> writes:
>> Well, the article is right to the point that you will not install nvidia
>> drivers on an ATI card ;)
>> However as I understand 3D support in ATI is a hit and miss even in
>> Linux (and ATI's proprietary driver is awful).
>> The xorg.conf settings in the article have only been tested with nvidia,
>> and may need some adjustment for other 3D capable cards. I've been told
>> they don't work with Intel, but will investigate this on my eeePC soon.
>> As for your ATI, a quick search shows that 3D with AIGLX is supported by
>> the open source drivers in X300. I've found several xorg.conf samples,
>> so it is probably a matter of doing a bit of research. If you do find
>> the "magic line" that makes it work, I would be glad to hear about it
>> and add it to the article.
> I have posted a solution which works for my Intel 965G card on the x11 list in
> June. Here's the link:
> Hope it helps you in updating your guide, which is a great help for the FreeBSD
> people. Many thanks :)
> - Novembre
Thank you! I am going to try this on the eeePC, and update the article soon.
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