Voodoo2 - xorg 7.2.0 - ubuntu feisty

Jerome Vandermeersch jvander59 at hotmail.com
Mon Jul 2 06:17:18 PDT 2007


Does anybody have an idea what to do to activate my voodoo2 card which is an 
add-on card coupled to my vga card ATI RAGE PRO ?

Please refer to the email below.



>From: "Jerome Vandermeersch" <jvander59 at hotmail.com>
>To: xorg at lists.freedesktop.org
>CC: jvander59 at hotmail.com
>Subject: Voodoo2 - xorg 7.2.0 - ubuntu feisty
>Date: Sun, 01 Jul 2007 10:26:01 +0200
>Hello all,
>I am trying to configure my Xserver configuration file with my old old 
>Voodoo2 card.
>I already have a old vga card ATI Rage Pro. See below my lspci :
>>00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 440BX/ZX/DX - 82443BX/ZX/DX Host 
>>bridge (rev >02)
>>00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 440BX/ZX/DX - 82443BX/ZX/DX AGP 
>>bridge (rev 02)
>>00:07.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corporation 82371AB/EB/MB PIIX4 ISA (rev 02)
>>00:07.1 IDE interface: Intel Corporation 82371AB/EB/MB PIIX4 IDE (rev 01)
>>00:07.2 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82371AB/EB/MB PIIX4 USB (rev 01)
>>00:07.3 Bridge: Intel Corporation 82371AB/EB/MB PIIX4 ACPI (rev 02)
>>00:0d.0 Multimedia video controller: 3Dfx Interactive, Inc. Voodoo 2 (rev 
>>00:0e.0 Ethernet controller: National Semiconductor Corporation DP83815 
>>(MacPhyter) >Ethernet Controller
>>00:10.0 Multimedia video controller: Brooktree Corporation Bt848 Video 
>>Capture (rev 12)
>>01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc 3D Rage Pro AGP 
>>1X/2X (rev 5c)
>As a non specialist, I was doing it simple by replacing driver "ati" by 
>driver "voodoo" but it does not appear to work :
>>(II) Voodoo: driver for Voodoo1/Voodoo2: Voodoo 1, Voodoo 2
>>(II) Primary Device is: PCI 01:00:0
>>(WW) Voodoo: No matching Device section for instance (BusID PCI:0:13:0) 
>Speaking with Alan Cox, he kindly explained to me that the the fact it says 
>"No matching Device section" means it found the driver and hardware but 
>didn't find a config entry. Actually, Voodoo2 doesn't appear as a video 
>card and I need a specific driver section in my xorg.conf which also 
>specifies the BusID "PCI:0:13:0"
>Well, I am asking you if you could tell me the section I have to add in my 
>xorg.conf in order to make this working.
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