RS690 with the -ati driver, interesting xorg.log ?
alexdeucher at gmail.com
Tue Mar 4 07:06:16 PST 2008
On Tue, Mar 4, 2008 at 9:02 AM, Matthias Hopf <mhopf at suse.de> wrote:
> On Feb 28, 08 10:31:44 -0500, Alex Deucher wrote:
> > > And the delay before showing gdm login screen is due to -ati trying
> > > various settings?
> > > but radeonHD takes less time to come up.
> > Probably. checking for monitors on each output, etc.
> Doubtful. radeonhd uses the standard RandR 1.2 mechanism for that as
> well. Maybe the AtomBIOS calls take more time than direct programming,
> especially for DDC (e.g. you cannot ping with AtomBIOS), but that is
> only a rough guess.
We don't use atom for DDC, but the atom modesetting may take longer.
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