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new ati drivers

Postby mebitek » Wed Oct 24, 2007 17:06

as u can see new ati drivers 8.42.3 have been released...
some problems compiling with my system. I have a 2.6.23 kernel x86_64 and this drivers will not compile on that kernel series. I found a patch that promise to work with 2.6.23 kernel but nothing happens...

my ati video card is mobility x2300

someone have tried this drivers???

zalut
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* drivers ------ https://a248.e.akamai.net/f/674/9206/0/ ... x86_64.run
* patch -------- http://mlau.at/files/fglrx-842-2623.patch
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Re: new ati drivers

Postby Dark_MaGe » Wed Oct 24, 2007 17:28

mebitek...I wonder how come you're not using the drivers in our overlay..that are already patched and work without any problems :)
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Re: new ati drivers

Postby mebitek » Wed Oct 24, 2007 17:49

if i try all possible solution is because my video card is not well recognized. dri not work as opengl applications ...
with this release ati says that aiglx support is enabled and most video chipset works with that.
but i cannot build da driver.... :-(

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Re: new ati drivers

Postby Dark_MaGe » Wed Oct 24, 2007 18:13

mebitek wrote:if i try all possible solution is because my video card is not well recognized. dri not work as opengl applications ...
with this release ati says that aiglx support is enabled and most video chipset works with that.
but i cannot build da driver.... :-(

zalut
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I don't think you've read....I've said those latest drivers are in our overlay PATCHED AND WORKING!!!!! if you have a sandbox problem for compiling them since you don't have our sabayon-sources kernel simply write
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FEATURES="-sandbox" emerge ati-drivers
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Re: new ati drivers

Postby mebitek » Wed Oct 24, 2007 20:27

thx a lot Dark-Mage... now it works with your preious help...
zalut!!!
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