Bug#374986: Removing "dri" preset for recent ATI radeon cars

Dave Airlie airlied at gmail.com
Mon Nov 20 00:30:57 PST 2006

> >
> > Doesn't really matter, it's just about finding other people with the
> > same card and seeing whether it works for them or not.
> Aha. So my case is just collateral damage, and as long as not more than
> one person is affected, it does not matter? Or maybe you can point me to
> someone who does care and can communicate with newbies?
> I mean, what would you do if someone else can reproduce it? Look for
> similarities in hardware components and guess? Is there nothing I can do
> to help on resolving it?

The more users we can get to confirm something, the more we can narrow
it down to a chipset version intersecting a certain card and not a
one-off hw problem or "other" misconfiguration...

It's unfortuanate but we try to tackle the main bugs that we can in
the time we have, but the time it takes to remotely track/fix problems
is quite extreme.. normally involves running fglrx and dumping loads
of registers when it runs... then comparing pages and pages of


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