xf86-video-ati, problem on notebook Dell Vostro 1000 (linux x86_64)

Alex Deucher alexdeucher at gmail.com
Fri Sep 5 06:22:38 PDT 2008

On Fri, Sep 5, 2008 at 3:56 AM, Beso <givemesugarr at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2008/9/5 Alexei Babich <a.babich at rez.ru>:
>>> You need a newer release of -ati driver for that card.
>>> Try getting 6.9.0 or -git.
>> Thank you.
>> Yesterday I try xf86-video-ati (archlinux packet "f86-video-ati 6.9.0-1") - works better, than 6.8.0-4.
> as i've told you, the radeon driver is improving almost every day and
> it's getting new functionality almost every moment. if you're with an
> ati board you should have a look at phoronix or at the various devs
> blogs for updates on the state of the driver. the latest improvements
> for r400 boards (including your's) is the fix for the tv and the dvi
> output. these fixes are available on deucher's personal git repo. so

There's nothing really in my personal git repo at the moment.  For the
latest and greatest, use git master:


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