[Ilugc] Re: ilugc Digest, Vol 41, Issue 19
dhanagopal at yahoo.com
Tue Oct 9 11:24:43 IST 2007
> Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2007 13:30:58 +0530
> From: "Karthik Ramgopal"
> <f2005180 at bits-pilani.ac.in>
> Subject: [Ilugc] Re: installing ubuntu 7.04 in Asus
> M2A VM + AMD
> Anthlon 64
> To: <ilugc at ae.iitm.ac.in>
> Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
> The default fglrx driver supplied as a part of
> Restricted Drivers
> repository in Ubuntu 7.04 is version 8.34.8 (Very
> old). The new OpenGL
> codebase based fglrx (8.41.7) driver supports your
> card (X1250). Download
> this driver and build the kernel module using Module
> assistant. All will
> work fine except for TV/out, some slight video
> tearing when using Xv, and no
> AIGLX (wait for 8.42 for possible support).
Mr. Karthik Ramgopal, thanks for your suggestions. I
am still a newbie to Linux. I have decided to wait for
the release of ubuntu 7.10 and fglrx 8.42. Hope both
will be available soon.
Yahoo! oneSearch: Finally, mobile search
that gives answers, not web links.
More information about the ilugc