On Tue, 8 May 2007 02:24:20 -0400 (EDT), email@example.com wrote:
> 3) I tried a Voodoo 1, ATI Mach 64, S3 Virge DX, GX, etc., I actually have
> a Millenium I but it won't fit in the O2. I mention these since they were
> listed here http://www.linux-mips.org/wiki/PCI_graphics_cards as
> potentially working. I'm assuming I need more kernel support?
IIRC, patch for ATI Rage XL without BIOS was floating around a while
ago (kernel 2.4 era?), but never merged to mainline in good shape.
And the halfway codes are removed at kernel 2.6.16.
Author: Antonino A. Daplas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Mon Jan 9 20:53:13 2006 -0800
[PATCH] fbdev: atyfb: Remove BIOS-less booting
CONFIG_ATYFB_XL_INIT option is broken for a long time. It will always
Since no one has fixed this problem for some time now, remove it from atyfb.