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Old 05-12-05, 07:46 AM   #47
Babbage
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Default Re: FreeBSD-amd64 driver ?

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Originally Posted by rinthos
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So where is it? MUST I USE AN ATI? You have 2 weeks to comply.
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I can only laugh at that comment, since in a chat Ati said they had "No plans to support FreeBSD at all". 32-bit or 64-bit.

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I guess ignorance *really* is bliss. You obviously havent tried. I have spoken to people that have gotten an Ati Radeon 92XX AGP cards to work in FreeBSD AMD-64 in hardware accelerated OpenGL mode "perfectly" . Have you even looked in the FreeBSD AMD64 forums? I know you haven't.

Duh? Guess what I am doing now? Returning my 6600GT and going to purchase an ATI.

Instructions for ATI Cards Only: Install DRI, and the following is necessary in your kernel configuration:

device agp
device radeondrm

Thanks anyway Nvidia.

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