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I wanted to keep this as a last resort. Both the cards get turned on in turn overheating the computer and it also makes lot of noise. RizllaOct 18, 2011, 9:38 AM I did that exact same search in Google as well. Troubles installing drivers for ATI 4670 (mobility) "Can This Play Crysis?" :) =ATI Mobility 5470 Old Mobility Drivers ATI Mobility Radeon ATI Radeon Mobility 5800 Series Top of Screen Flickering NVIDIA http://advianetwork.com/ati-rage/ati-rage-mobility-m4-linux-driver.html

I removed the lines from xorg.conf and I think it's back to normal. You can actually go this far without risking to break anything: apt-get build-dep libdrm mesa apt-get install linux-headers-`uname -r` git-core libxmu-dev x11proto-xf86vidmode-dev cd /usr/src git clone git://anongit.freedesktop.org/git/mesa/drm cd /usr/src/drm/linux-core make DRM_MODULES="mach64" That's exactly what I thought when I installed SuSE 10.2 on my dad's old P4 with ATI Rage128 PF graphics card. Also what's the easiest way to install graphics drivers? http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/archive/legacy-98me

This chip is an old Rage128-based chip and isn't supported by fglrx/Catalyst. See if it turns up anything. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Option "AGPMode" "4" EndSection After X restarted with this line, glxinfo showed the effect: OpenGL renderer string: Mesa DRI Rage 128 Pro 20051027 AGP 4x x86/MMX/SSE2 The AGPMode setting gave my

Offline #4 2010-09-22 00:06:17 GriFF3nG Member Registered: 2008-11-05 Posts: 18 Re: [SOLVED]Terrible Video Performance on ATI Rage Mobility Card deleted Last edited by GriFF3nG (2010-09-22 00:07:28) Offline #5 2010-09-22 00:08:01 karol See the radeon(4) manual page and the radeon page on the X wiki for more information. echo "rootmydevice" > /proc/sunxi_debug/sunxi_debug Reply With Quote 22-11-200811:22 PM #10 Threepwood View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Master Join Date Aug 2007 Posts 806 I just Something is wrong in the Xorg...

So, most X20s don't (effectively) have 3D. On startup a windows said something aobut a problem with the configuration or the card, and gave me the option of running in low graphics mode, troubleshooting the problem or I BTW, the card is working fine, it's just that 3D stuff isn't so great, not that I intend to use heavy 3D on this box, I just noticed the reletively simple https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=105325 Note that not all Rage cards are AGP cards; there are PCI cards as well.

Don't change yours} Driver "r128" Screen 0 Vendorname "ATI" Option "MergedFB" "off" EndSection Anyway, Google earth and some 3D screen savers still make my machine hang, and the 3D is really Find More Posts by PsychoFlare 02-02-2004, 04:51 PM #2 peace Member Registered: Jul 2003 Location: Canada Posts: 214 Rep: I'm using the an ATI Rage Mobility P 8meg video SVideo port The SVideo port should be supported by the current Xorg radeon driver. I chose low graphics, went in, made sure the xorg.conf lines were entered correctly, rebooted to try again, same thing.

If you need to reset your password, click here. http://cateee.net/lkddb/web-lkddb/DRM_R128.html ATI has been attempting to provide more linux support for their cards, however, be warned, when I attempted this process on my Desktop, it crashed X Windows, therefore leaving me with Offline #16 2010-09-23 09:25:29 devadittya Member From: Bangalore Registered: 2009-11-16 Posts: 127 Website Re: [SOLVED]Terrible Video Performance on ATI Rage Mobility Card Yes, I just checked. Go AMD website into the download drivers section, there is a detect automatically option.

User reviews Motoring and Transportation: Cars, Bikes and Planes Gautrain CPA, Telecoms Regulation and Consumerism Telecoms Regulations Sports Soccer | Football Motorsport Rugby Cricket Photography Entertainment: Movies and TV Series Music useful reference News Press Office Breaking News Forum Classifieds Industry News Deals Speed Test Today's Posts FAQ Calendar Community Groups Albums Member List Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Site Leaders The data is retrived from: Linux kernel Linux Kernel Driver DataBase (LKDDb) The Linux PCI ID Repository. I had a look at the "Alternate Operating System Driver Support Chart", http://ati.amd.com/developer/altoschart.pdf, and here's what it says: 3D support is not available for RAGE PRO derivatives, including MOBILITY P/M/M1 under

Adv Reply Quick Navigation Hardware Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support New to Ubuntu Please help! 5650 mobility (HP dv7) More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Russia France Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site On ubuntu or xubunto, install Alien with this package you can convert the .rpm file to .deb install the .deb driver, now under /etc/X11 you will get XFconf...... http://advianetwork.com/ati-rage/ati-rage-mobility-m3-linux-driver.html t o .

I have no idea how Ubuntu does this, whether they have a GUI or not, but change it to reflect the following: Code: Section "Device" Identifier "Configured Video Device" Boardname "ATI I have tried both of those suggestions and there isn't any drivers listed at all for my machine, and I am not able to improve the resolution beyond 800x600, or 640x480 Personally, I am using the xf86-video-ati open ones.

If enabled, or not listed, attempt the following: System -> Preferences -> Display -> see if you can increase the resolution.

If M is selected, the module will be called r128. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. How can I see a list of drivers that are in my install of xubuntu? Thread Tools Show Printable Version Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode 05-11-200810:06 PM #1 Threepwood View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Master

You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. And remember: "Nobody will remember a coward!" I also assume that you don't even have the driver on your system yet so if you want 3D acceleration you don't have much How do I find out what driver my machine is using? get redirected here What a surprise!

All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Just tried reinstalling it and still no go. Im a little wary of JOPS command lines too, I've never had any joy with manually downloading/compiling/installing stuff and I don't want to nreak anything. Are you too a !# and Arch dualist?

Any ideas?Section "Monitor" Identifier "Configured Monitor" HorizSync 31-82 VertRefresh 40-110 EndSection Offline #10 2010-09-22 15:14:39 ConnorBehan Trusted User (TU) From: Long Island NY Registered: 2007-07-05 Posts: 1,357 Website Re: [SOLVED]Terrible Video Option "GARTSize" "64" # 0-64 Megabytes of gart (system) memory used. # Wrongly defaults to 8MB sometimes, see your logfile. # Bigger seems better.