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Old 10-12-2012, 12:38 PM   #1
EODSteven
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Need a more stable Graphic driver in Lisa


System Info, Acer Aspire 5251 Laptop

VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc M880G [Mobility Radeon HD 4200] (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device 036e
Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 18
Memory at 80000000 (32-bit, prefetchable) [size=256M]
I/O ports at 6000 [size=256]
Memory at 92200000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=64K]
Memory at 92100000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=1M]
Expansion ROM at <unassigned> [disabled]
Capabilities: <access denied>
Kernel driver in use: radeon
Kernel modules: radeon

Any suggestions, the ones listed in system settings don't work..FGLRX drivers
 
Old 10-12-2012, 12:49 PM   #2
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Here's what what I got now...working but low budget.....


eodsteven@eodsteven ~ $ inxi -Gx
Graphics: Card: ATI M880G [Mobility Radeon HD 4200] bus-ID: 01:05.0
X.Org 1.10.4 drivers ati,radeon unloaded: vesa,fbdev Resolution 1366x768@60.0hz
GLX Renderer Gallium 0.4 on AMD RS880 GLX Version 2.1 Mesa 7.11 Direct Rendering Yes
 
Old 10-13-2012, 07:51 AM   #3
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Gallium seems to be working fine....Good job Mint, excellent Operating System!!!
 
  


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