[mythtv-users] Pundit-r with ATI

Prash prashk at staff.btltd.net
Tue Sep 7 14:32:42 EDT 2004


Thanks Steven. I'll try the gatos driver and post an update.

Cheers
Prash

> Ryan Steffes wrote:
>
>>On Tue, 7 Sep 2004 16:36:15 +0100 (BST), Prash <prashk at staff.btltd.net>
>> wrote:
>>
>>
>>>I've had to upgrade the kernel to 2.6.8 from fedora updates to get it to
>>>recognize the Pundit-r ethernet card.
>>>
>>>Yes I'm trying to install fglrx 3.11 from ATI website but it refuses to
>>>compile. Someone on rage3d.com posted a patch but it is for an older
>>>version and that wesite is broken.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
> I will repeat myself :
> Try this link and actually read some of the treads:
> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/engine?list=mythtv&do=search_results&search_forum=forum_1&search_string=pundit-r&search_type=AND
>
> The ati fglrx drivers do NOT work with the 9100 IGP (RS300) chipset that
> is on the pundit-r motherboard!!!!
>
> And I have posted a kernelpatch for 2.4.26 for the ethernet driver on
> this list months ago.
>
>
>>I'm not entirely sure how FC does it, but using rpms for Mandrake I
>>had to go in and recompile the modules and kernel so fglrx could link
>>against them (I guess).  Didn't have to install the modules, just
>>compile them.  For me, that was:
>>
>>cd /usr/src/linux
>>make xconfig
>><SAVE>
>>(at this point check your Makefile for _custom and ditch it)
>>make modules
>>make bzImage (for good measure)
>>
>>then I could go in and compile fglrx just fine.  Worst to worst it'll
>>give you some false hope while you search for an answer.
>>
>>If this doesn't help you out, go over to www.rage3d.com and check out
>>the linux forum there.  I think there's even a FC2 guide to fglrx.
>>
>>
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