Xorg - getting VESA to work on a Radeon Xpress 200?

Torfinn Ingolfsen torfinn.ingolfsen at broadpark.no
Sun May 8 08:13:21 PDT 2005

On Sat, 07 May 2005 00:38:15 -0500
Jonathan Noack <noackjr at alumni.rice.edu> wrote:

> Support for your chipset was added at the end of March, so it
> definitely  should be in
> https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2827

Yes, I can see it defined there. Hmm, it doesn't get detected. :-/

> Try the radeon driver.  You may get the same results as the ati driver

I tried it, and I got the same problems.

> (I think ati is a generic name that gets you radeon, r128, etc.), but 
> radeon is the correct choice.  If it doesn't work you should file a
> bug. 

At freedesktop.org? Ok, I'll have to do that then.

>   I'm not sure how to fix your VESA problem...

No worries, hopefully somebody else will . :-)
Torfinn Ingolfsen,

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