ATI mach64 core consultant work needed

Vladimir Dergachev volodya at
Sat Oct 16 19:58:15 PDT 2004

On Sat, 16 Oct 2004, Gene Heskett wrote:

> On Saturday 16 October 2004 16:08, Vladimir Dergachev wrote:
> [...]
>> Next step run
>>     strace -f glxgears >& call.log
>> And press ^C after a second or two (make sure you see something
>> drawn).
>> The output would be longish, but it should tell you which calls are
>> being made and which ioctl fails (if any).\
> Yeah, about 3^9 lines.  I stripped it down to the first 350 or so,
> then scanned through it, and while it searches all over the system,
> not finding one of them till it finally consults /etc/, it
> does find everything it attempts to open, including libexpat.  So I'm
> not getting any 'schmardter' so far.  :)

I would suggest to take a look at what happens during initialization - 
does it attempt to do ioctl on DRM device and if so do all of them succeed ?


                     Vladimir Dergachev

> I can send what left if you'd like.  The list doesn't like attachments
> though.
> Thanks for looking Vladimir.
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