X.Org and the Dell Optiplex GX270
red_alert at the-psychiatry.ch
Thu Apr 8 16:52:51 UTC 2004
i (and many others) have the same problem (with intels 855 chipset). the
problem is the shared memory...and afaik that's kernel stuff and not
anything X should handle.
look here for a patch:
that works fine for me (tested with both, 2.4.x and 2.6.x kernels).
Neil Thompson schrieb:
> Hi all,
> Has anyone managed to get X working properly with the GX270? I can't
> get more than 640x480 on this box.
> Looking at the logs, it seems as if X and the BIOS are having a problem
> deciding how much memory is available -
> (II) I810(0): VESA VBE OEM: Intel(r)865G Graphics Chip Accelerated VGA BIOS
> (II) I810(0): VESA VBE OEM Software Rev: 1.0
> (II) I810(0): VESA VBE OEM Vendor: Intel Corporation
> (II) I810(0): VESA VBE OEM Product: Intel(r)865G Graphics Controller
> (II) I810(0): VESA VBE OEM Product Rev: Hardware Version 0.0
> (II) I810(0): Integrated Graphics Chipset: Intel(R) 865G
> (--) I810(0): Chipset: "865G"
> (--) I810(0): Linear framebuffer at 0xF0000000
> (--) I810(0): IO registers at addr 0xFEB80000
> (II) I810(0): detected 892 kB stolen memory.
> (II) I810(0): I830CheckAvailableMemory: 955388 kB available
> (II) I810(0): Will attempt to tell the BIOS that there is 12288 kB VideoRAM
> (WW) I810(0): Extended BIOS function 0x5f11 not supported.
> Is this worth a bugzilla?
> Cheers! (Relax...have a homebrew)
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