Help. x1600, dual monitors, DVI twitching
alexdeucher at gmail.com
Fri Aug 7 12:13:01 PDT 2009
On Fri, Aug 7, 2009 at 11:55 AM, Ron King<rking at mro.nmt.edu> wrote:
> Thanks for the try, but that's a no go. If I use the radeonhd driver and
> attempt to set coherent_mode to false, all monitors blank. If I set it in
> xorg.conf, the X server hangs. With radeonhd the DVI output is a clone of
> LVDS, and both Xrandr and xorg.conf fail when I try to ignore/turn off the
> LVDS output. With the default radeonhd and radeon, I get the flickering and
> missing rows. I pulled the xf86-video-ati, but autogen.sh fails with a
> syntax error on line 12017 with an unknown token XINERAMA. Unless you, or
> someone, has a fairly quick fix, I'm going to drop Fedora 11 and load
> another flavor. I think Ubuntu is still using the older server and drivers.
You need the xorg macros package. Grab the build deps with yum.
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