RE: 2.1 W/ Radeon

Subject: RE: 2.1 W/ Radeon
From: Robert B. (
Date: Thu Oct 25 2001 - 22:10:09 MDT

My guess as to what set it back is Xautoconfig is set to run as a service on
your computer. Had that problem with PPC distro.

Robert B.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jeremy Warren []
Sent: Thursday, October 25, 2001 10:35 PM
Subject: Re: 2.1 W/ Radeon

I have the exact same problem with my Nvidia card, i was able to get
1280x1024 working once but as soon as i rebooted it went back.

any input is appreciated,


On Thursday, October 25, 2001, at 07:35 PM, Robert B. wrote:

> Tried that oh so many times. The only configuration that works for me
> is
> frame buffer at 640x480 at 8bit color.
> If I try to use more color I get
> <snip>
> FBIOPUT_VSCREENINFO: invalid argument
> Fatal sever error
> AddScreen/ScreenInit failed for driver 0
> <snip>
> If I use Xconfigurator --noprobe and choose ATI driver and then my View
> Sonic VG150 from the simple selection I get the following error no
> matter
> what resolution or color depth I choose. My XF86Config-4 follows.

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