LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware
User Name
Password
Linux - Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 03-20-2007, 06:28 PM   #1
davimint
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2006
Distribution: Slackware Current
Posts: 272

Rep: Reputation: 33
Kernel 2.6.20.3 no option for agpgart build for Gentoo.


Need help on this. Working on a new custom kernel for Gentoo that I just installed. Downloaded and installed the newest kernel(2.6.20.3) and went to configure for my system. I've got a Broadcom AC131 chipset with Geforce 6100 GPU and AMD64X2. Well anyway theres no option for /dev/agpgart in the menuconfig and I cant find out what's keeping it from getting the option.. Normally IOMMU controls this option but it has no effect on it.. Is there a bug or am I missing something. The reason it's important is my FPS gain +700 for some reason when it complied as a module. I read that the --- /dev/agpgart means it's complied in the kernel but I would like to complie agpgart as a module to get the FPS as fast as my Slackware system.

Thanks

Last edited by davimint; 03-21-2007 at 09:33 AM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ATI driver install: AGPGART module build failed michapma Debian 9 12-22-2005 09:46 AM
nVdia's AGPGART or Kernel 2.6.11.1 AGPGART slackermike Slackware 3 06-09-2005 02:26 PM
SiS748-L AGPGART option in kernel compile thick_guy_9 Slackware 2 03-28-2005 02:57 AM
Gentoo agpgart issues alandion Linux - Distributions 10 03-17-2005 11:40 AM
Getting agpgart loaded on Gentoo warkrime Linux - Newbie 1 09-23-2003 10:22 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:11 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration