Old NVIDIA card, new FreeBSD = failure?
roberthuff at rcn.com
Fri Jun 25 19:52:23 UTC 2021
"Ronald F. Guilmette" <rfg at tristatelogic.com> writes:
> P.S. It would be Good if whoever does work on the video card support
> in FreeBSD could create and maintain a short list of "cheap" video
> cards that are actually supported now, and that should remain so for
> at least the next few years.
Yes, _PLEASE_! (s/video cards/chipsets)
I use AMD, not Nvidia, but I have been looking for over a year
for a low end card actively supported by drm-kmod and/or
drm-current-kmod. Figuring out which chipsets they support ... let's
just call it both educational and frustrating.
(For anyone in my position: I _think_ the RX 460 and above
support GCN 2.1, which is what I _think_ is the bottom-end
specification. Cards matching this number seem to start at about
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