R500 initial driver release

Nathanael D. Noblet nathanael at gnat.ca
Thu Jun 14 20:42:19 UTC 2007

Adam Jackson wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-06-12 at 16:33 -0500, Mike Chambers wrote:
>> On Tue, 2007-06-12 at 21:49 +0200, Florian La Roche wrote:
>>> http://lwn.net/Articles/237920/rss
>> So will someone be including this driver (this is in the kernel or xorg
>> packages) in fc7 or I assume fc8?
> I need to test that it actually works on at least one piece of hardware
> first.

I tried it with my X1650 with no luck. Working with the developer to see 
if we can get it working. It seems fglrx needs to load and unload 
first... so maybe not such a good idea to supply it yet. It is also 
waiting on a patch to improve performance...

Nathanael D. Noblet

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