Silicon Motion chip on amd64
alexdeucher at gmail.com
Mon Oct 2 12:00:56 PDT 2006
On 10/2/06, Free Ekanayaka <free at agnula.org> wrote:
> |--==> Alex Deucher writes:
> >>Yes, when trying to use the siliconmotion driver the X server seems to
> >>start bug hangs half way, and sucks the 99% of the CPU. The screen is
> >>completely black and there's no pointer.
> AD> Do "NoAccel" or XaaNoCPUToScreenColorExpandFill help?
> Apparently not. I've added this to my xorg.conf
> Section "Device"
> Option "NoAccel"
> Option "XaaNoCPUToScreenColorExpandFill"
> Identifier "Generic Video Card"
> Driver "vesa"
> BusID "PCI:0:10:0"
> but it didn't change anything. I'm not an expert of xorg tweaking, so
> I may be missing something very basic in setting these options..
that should do it. Do you have a log from the failed X start with
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