how to configure a radeon firegl 3400
garrett.mitchener at gmail.com
Wed Sep 20 09:07:53 PDT 2006
Update on my firegl v3400:
I found a later driver on the ATI web site but it was posted on the
support page for a different graphics card. Here's the link I used to
If you download and install this version 8.28.8 package, the Xorg
driver works, and this is with the Xorg 7.1 as shipped with Fedora FC6
test 3. But, the kernel module won't compile. It complains about the
version numbers on kernel headers.
On 9/19/06, Garrett Mitchener <garrett.mitchener at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi, I just got a dell precision 690 workstation (x86_64 architecture),
> and I finally managed to get X to work using a plain vesa driver. I
> would very much like to get an accelerated driver working.
> I'm trying out fedora core 6 test 3, which comes with X 7.1. The
> proprietary ATI drivers don't work with 7.1. I've tried using the
> "ati" and "radeon" drivers with no luck:
> from /etc/xorg.conf:
> Section "Device"
> Identifier "Radeon0"
> Driver "radeon"
> VendorName "ATI"
> BoardName "ATI FireGL v3400"
> BusID "PCI:07:00:00"
> But I end up with an error message at the end of the log file:
> (EE) No devices detected.
> Any suggestions?
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