Rotate for radeon driver supported ?
alexdeucher at gmail.com
Sun Nov 26 08:57:06 PST 2006
On 11/26/06, Zampelli Stéphane <szampelli at swing.be> wrote:
> I would like to rotate my screen by using the Option "Rotate" "[C]CW" option. It
> is not working at the moment. I suppose this is not supported.
the radeon driver does not curently support rotation.
> My questions :
> 1) Is the option rotate supported in version 7.1.1 ? (xrandr tells no)
> 2) Is there a more recent (cvs?) xorg version supporting rotation for radeon
> driver ?
> 3) Are there any plans to implement this feature in the (near) future ?
it depends on developer time. Unfortunately, I don't know of anyone
working on it.
> 4) Is there any other way to get rotation working ? (framebuffer, alternative
> drivers, ...)
You might be able to get it working with the kdrive xserver and fbdev.
> Thanks a lot,
> Zampelli Stéphane.
> 13:49:47 $ Xorg -version
> X Window System Version 7.1.1
> Release Date: 12 May 2006
> X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 7.1.1
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