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Old 11-20-2003, 05:46 AM   #1
saruman
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Problems with radeon9200 and agp


Hello. I have read many other posts simmilar to my problem, befor starting this one, i could't help my self out. (sorry for my english). I am new to linux, been trying many distros and i ended up with mandrake 9.1.
I have an Asus A7V8X mb, Athlon 2800+, radeon 9200

I think my agp wont work, i have agpgart copiled as a module. I installed the ati drivers for my graphics card, compiled the modules from it...
here are some clues from the logs (only things that look strange for me)

dmesg:
Linux agpgart interface v0.99 (c) Jeff Hartmann
agpgart: Maximum main memory to use for agp memory: 439M
agpgart: Detected Via Apollo Pro KT400 chipset
agpgart: unable to determine aperture size.

XFree86.0.log:
[drm] register handle = 0xdf800000
(EE) fglrx(0): [agp] unable to acquire AGP, error "xf86_ENODEV"
(EE) fglrx(0): cannot init AGP
(II) fglrx(0): [drm] removed 1 reserved context for kernel
(II) fglrx(0): [drm] unmapping 8192 bytes of SAREA 0xe8aa3000 at 0x40014000
(WW) fglrx(0): ***********************************************
(WW) fglrx(0): * DRI initialization failed! *
(WW) fglrx(0): * (maybe driver kernel module missing or bad) *
(WW) fglrx(0): * 2D acceleraton available (MMIO) *
(WW) fglrx(0): * no 3D acceleration available *
(WW) fglrx(0): ********************************************* *

When i try to insmod agpgart i get:

/lib/modules/2.4.21-0.13mdk/kernel/drivers/char/agp/agpgart.o.gz: init_module: Invalid argument
Hint: insmod errors can be caused by incorrect module parameters, including invalid IO or IRQ parameters.
You may find more information in syslog or the output from dmesg
modprobe: insmod /lib/modules/2.4.21-0.13mdk/kernel/drivers/char/agp/agpgart.o.gz failed
modprobe: insmod agpgart failed

Oh i use XFree86 4.3.0.

Please help me out. Thaks.
 
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