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*[http://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/ATI_Radeon_&_Kernel_2.6 ATI & Kernel 2.6] from ArchLinux wiki
*[http://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/ATI_Radeon_&_Kernel_2.6 ATI & Kernel 2.6] from ArchLinux wiki
*Radeon won't work on AIGLX because of its proprietary drivers?
*Radeon won't work on AIGLX because of its proprietary drivers?
**[http://digg.com/linux_unix/AMD_8_42_Driver_Brings_Fixes_AIGLX AMD 8.42 Driver Brings Fixes, AIGLX!]
**[http://forlong.blogage.de/article/2007/10/23/fglrx-8423---finally-with-AIGLX-support fglrx 8.42.3 - finally with AIGLX support]
**[http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=593348 Gusty ati 8.42.3 fglrx - with AIGLX support how to]
====Hitachi CML174SXW====
====Hitachi CML174SXW====

Revision as of 14:49, 29 October 2007



Gutsy Gibbon

Installation notes



Hitachi CML174SXW

xorg.conf entry:

Section "Monitor"
Identifier "CML174SXW"
HorizSync 64.0 - 80.0
VertRefresh 60.0 - 75.0
# V-freq: 75.00 Hz // h-freq: 80.42 KHz
Modeline "1280x1024" 151.83 1280 1360 1544 1888 1024 1024 1027 1072

Additional software repositories

  • /etc/apt/sources.list:
## PLF REPOSITORY (Unsupported.  May contain illegal packages.  Use at own risk.)
## Medibuntu - Ubuntu 7.04 "feisty fawn" (Acroread, Google Earth, etc)
## Please report any bug on https://launchpad.net/products/medibuntu/+bugs
deb http://medibuntu.sos-sts.com/repo/ feisty free non-free
#deb-src http://medibuntu.sos-sts.com/repo/ feisty free non-free
## CANONICAL COMMERCIAL REPOSITORY (Hosted on Canonical servers, not Ubuntu
## servers. RealPlayer10, Opera, DesktopSecure and more to come.) 
deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu feisty-commercial main


update-alternatives - maintain symbolic links determining default commands


Config file locations:



  • Problem: CDRW is not recognized
Error message in /var/log/messages: ata2.00: failed to set xfermode (err_mask=0x4)
Add the word 'irqpoll' (without quotes) to the kernel line in /boot/grub/menu.lst
  • Problem: Xorg starts up but no DRI with ATI Radeon 9600 Pro, Intel i875P chipset, Ubuntu Feisty
Error in /var/log/messages: unable to acquire AGP, error "xf86_ENODEV", cannot init AGP
# rmmod i82875p_edac
# rmmod edac_mc
# rmmod fglrx
# rmmod intel-agp (or another appropriate module from /lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/char/agp)
# rmmod agpgart
# modprobe agpgart
# modprobe intel-agp (or another appropriate module from /lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/char/agp)
# modprobe fglrx
blacklist the modules e7xxx_edac and edac_mc; e.g., add the following two lines at the beginning of /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist:
blacklist i82875p_edac
blacklist edac_mc