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Re: Request for testers: Video hardware autodetection

On Sat, 2006-02-04 at 07:58 -0500, Mike A. Harris wrote:

> If you have a video card which is assigned the "vesa" driver
> from the above test, then it is either not supported by the
> drivers, or we're missing a PCI ID to driver mapping for that
> card/chip.  To determine if it is supported by the driver,
> hand edit the xorg.conf and replace the vesa driver with the
> native X driver for the particular vendor.  ie: "nv" for
> Nvidia, "ati" for ATI, etc., and test to see if X starts up.
> If the X server starts up ok with the native X driver, and it
> did not get autodetected properly by system-config-display,
> and you've confirmed you are using the absolute latest rawhide
> video driver packages, then please file a bug report in
> bugzilla against the proper xorg-x11-drv-? package for your
> driver, and include the X server log and config file as
> individual uncompressed file attachments.

Radeon 9000 Pro detected as vesa driver.


Mike Chambers
Madisonville, KY

"It's only funny until someone gets hurt...Then it's hilarious!"

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