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Old 09-30-2004, 11:18 AM   #1
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Exclamation Couple of error messages in dmesg for fglrx driver.

Ok here is what I get when I do a dmesg, and I have no idea what the errors mean could someone tell me so I can fix the problem and get my ATI drivers working. Thank you in advanced!!!!!

linux:~ # dmesg |grep fglrx
fglrx: module license 'Proprietary. (C) 2002 - ATI Technologies, Starnberg, GERMANY' taints kernel.
[fglrx] Maximum main memory to use for locked dma buffers: 930 MBytes.
[fglrx] module loaded - fglrx 3.7.6 [Mar  5 2004] on minor 0
[fglrx:firegl_addmap] *ERROR* mtrr allocation failed (-22)
[fglrx:firegl_unlock] *ERROR* Process 3912 using kernel context 0
[fglrx:drm_ioremapfree] *ERROR* [mappings] Attempt to free NULL pointer
[fglrx:firegl_addmap] *ERROR* mtrr allocation failed (-22)
[fglrx:firegl_unlock] *ERROR* Process 4244 using kernel context 0
[fglrx:drm_ioremapfree] *ERROR* [mappings] Attempt to free NULL pointer
linux:~ #
It sucks cause the only thing keeping me from loosing windws is thoose damn drivers, i need to play americas army my fav. game.

Last edited by op_stager; 09-30-2004 at 11:23 AM.
Old 11-01-2004, 08:49 PM   #2
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I'm getting the same thing here and i haven't been able to find out how to fix it. i'm pretty sure it has something to do with dri but i don't know, and unfortunately i'm too much of a newb to be of much use. if anyone knows what this is all about i would love to hear more about it!



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