How to over-ride the autoconfigured Device-section?
harald at iki.fi
Tue Feb 5 23:44:08 PST 2013
On Tue, 5 Feb 2013, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> On Die, 2013-02-05 at 15:15 +0200, Harald Hannelius wrote:
>> I'd like to try out a few options for the radeon-driver, but I can't for my
>> life figure out why my custom conf-file in /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d is
>> The file looks like this;
>> # cat 53-radeon.conf
>> Section "Device"
>> Driver "radeon"
>> #Identifier "Device0"
>> #Identifier "Configured Video Device"
>> #Identifier "Default Device"
>> Identifier "ATI Radeon HD 5570"
>> #Identifier "RADEON(0)"
>> BusID "PCI:0:1:0:0"
>> #ChipID 0x68d9
>> Option "SwapbuffersWait" "off"
>> # enable
>> Option "ColorTiling" "on"
>> # enable
>> Option "ColorTiling2D" "on"
>> I seem to be unable to guess at what I should put in the Identifier line so
>> these changes get applied. The files gets read, a typo in it will make the
>> x-server unstartable.
> Any particular reason you're not using /etc/X11/xorg.conf instead
> of /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/53-radeon.conf ?
No other than I've got the impression that /etc/X11/xorg.conf is
deprecated and one should use files in /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/
instead. This is on Ubuntu.
I did try renaming that file /etc/X11/xorg.conf to no avail.
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