ATI Rage Mobility with Xorg - anyone got this working

Jim Cornette fc-cornette at
Sat Aug 7 15:29:11 UTC 2004

Jason Riker wrote:
> Jim,
> I have the same video card on my laptop.  The normal X setup does not
> provide 3D support.  Someone wrote a nice HOWTO on getting 3D support
> for these cards.
> I'm attaching it in case you wanted to try it.
> Good Luck.
> Jason
> On Sat, 2004-08-07 at 07:16, Jim Cornette wrote:
>>I have the below model and am getting 1024 x 768 as resolution. The 
>>output is from lspci run as root. This is with FC2 installed.
>>00:12.0 Ethernet controller: National Semiconductor Corporation DP83815 
>>(MacPhyter) Ethernet Controller
>>01:05.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc Radeon Mobility U1

THanks for the attached doc. This let me test out open office anyway. 
I'll read up on this and see what improvements can be obtained by the 3D 
settings additions.

Of course, reading mail in 3D is not a major must for me. :-)


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