ATI FireGL 5200 Support?
danny.kurniawan at gmail.com
Thu Aug 10 18:59:32 PDT 2006
On Friday 11 August 2006 08:01, Roland Scheidegger wrote:
> David Abrahams wrote:
> > Hi,
> > The open-source ATI drivers available with Ubuntu don't support the
> > ATI FireGL 5200 (as far as I know). I don't want to use fglrx because
> > I really want to use MergedFB, with which it is incompatible (as far
> > as I know). Is anyone working on open-source support for the FireGL
> > 5200? If not, is it reasonable to think I could do something about it
> > (with no experience in this area)?
> FireGL 5200 is a rv530 (x1600) derivative. Those chips are not
> supported, and ATI is not providing any documentation.
Perhaps it is possible to use compatible chip, eg. FireGL V5000?? maybe trying
to put ChipId override. I use ChipId overriding for my Radeon Mobility 9200
IGP by putting ChipId 0x5835 (Mobility 9000/9100 IGP)...
Danny Kurniawan <danny.kurniawan at gmail.com>
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