[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [Xen-devel] Getting X to work on XEN unstable / xenolinux 2.4.26

> Next, I try to 'startx' again but this time with a basic 
> /etc/X11/XF86Config file.
> This is a basic XF86Config file that tries to use a generic VESA driver. 
> This is the driver I used to load under regular linux before I installed 
> the property FGLRX driver from ATI and for most purposes it works fine on 
> regular linux.

Presumably the source for the FGLRX kernel module isn't
available? If not, it'll be a struggle to get it going.

As I recall, the VESA driver tries to make calls back to the
bios, which Xen doesn't support right now (but I suppose in
principle might be able to -- I forget how they work).

Can you not just use the standard XFree86 'radeon' driver? It
claims to support the 9200.


This SF.Net email is sponsored by BEA Weblogic Workshop
FREE Java Enterprise J2EE developer tools!
Get your free copy of BEA WebLogic Workshop 8.1 today.
Xen-devel mailing list



Lists.xenproject.org is hosted with RackSpace, monitoring our
servers 24x7x365 and backed by RackSpace's Fanatical Support®.