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

Alexei Babich a.babich at rez.ru
Mon Sep 8 20:33:05 PDT 2008

Hello, Beso :)

> the latest improvements 
> for r400 boards (including your's) is the fix for the tv and the dvi
> output.
No tv and no dvi outputs in my notebook :) Only VGA and built-in TFT.

> if you're looking for it you might want to try that out. i personally 
> think that if you want to use the oss driver you should have it
> compiled from git so that it could be always up to date,
While I use archlinux, in which content is updated often enough, do not see any sense to build the drivers themselves. Moreover, version 6.9 works well (except OpenGL in KDE4.1)

> if you're interested i've got the xorg.conf with best 
> tune-up (best balance of speed and image quality) for both drivers
> (dated 3 months ago) and i could post them out.
Please send a file, if you do not complicate. I am interested in good 2D acceleration than 3D.

Thank you :)

Alexei Babich, circuit engineer, OOO NPP "Rezonans", Chelyabinsk, Russia
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