Need a Linux PPC kernel which supports the Radeon Mobility 9600
benh at kernel.crashing.org
Sun Oct 12 20:07:41 EST 2003
On Sat, 2003-10-11 at 23:44, Jens Schmalzing wrote:
> Benjamin Herrenschmidt writes:
> > I just fixed that in my 2.6 and I'll backport to 2.4 soon
> I compiled the latest version of that tree in order to get radeonfb
> working on my 17" Powerbook. A few questions:
> 1. The resulting kernel is more than 30MB in size. Is this normal?
That's not normal, something must be wrong in your kernel build
> 2. The accelerated framebuffer has the right size, but flickers a lot.
> offb works fine.
What do you mean by "flickers" ? Can you send me the dmesg output ?
> 3. XFree86 from Debian/unstable doesn't work whatever I do, I presume
> something along the lines of 4.3.99 would be the appropriate
> version? If yes, from which source?
Yes, you need something more recent like Michel DRI snapshots
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