Radeon 7000 in 9500 - which slot?

Olaf Hering olh at suse.de
Fri Oct 11 06:32:12 EST 2002

begin  On Thu, Oct 10, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:

> >
> >I have seen in Linux-PPC archives (mostly YDL archives) that a Radeon
> >7000 must live in the top slot of a 9500 to work in Linux. Any truth
> >to this rumor still? Indeed I have this card in the 4th slot, and I
> >get a crash into the debugger while booting 2.4.20pre5. Should I
> >provide a backtrace or just put it in the top slot?
> Yes, provide a backtrace. I suspect you need the radeon in a slot
> where the low IO addresses are available for XFree to work, but
> neither radeonfb nor offb should have this limitation, so the
> crash you have is a bug.

we had this one before.

pci_device_to_OF_node() returns null and you pass this to get_property()

Gruss Olaf

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