|05-10-06, 08:55 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2005
nforce3-250: no apg or iommu
I have a gigabyte K8NSC-939 - nforce3-250, with amd64-3000, 1 gig of ram and a radeon 8500 agp card. Runing fedora core 5.
Linux version 2.6.16-1.2196_FC6
Allocating PCI resources starting at 50000000 (gap: 40000000:bec00000)
CPU 0: aperture @ f0000000 size 32 MB
Aperture from northbridge cpu 0 too small (32 MB)
AGP bridge at 00:00:00
Aperture from AGP @ f0000000 size 4096 MB (APSIZE 0)
Aperture from AGP bridge too small (0 MB)
Your BIOS doesn't leave a aperture memory hole
Please enable the IOMMU option in the BIOS setup
This costs you 64 MB of RAM
Mapping aperture over 65536 KB of RAM @ 4000000
agpgart: Detected AGP bridge 0
agpgart: Aperture conflicts with PCI mapping.
agpgart: Aperture from AGP @ f0000000 size 4096 MB
agpgart: Aperture too small (0 MB)
agpgart: No usable aperture found.
agpgart: Consider rebooting with iommu=memaper=2 to get a good aperture.
PCI-DMA: Disabling IOMMU.
[drm] Initialized drm 1.0.1 20051102
ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:01:00.0[A] -> Link [APC5] -> GSI 16 (level, low) -> IRQ 209
[drm] Initialized radeon 1.24.0 20060225 on minor 0
[drm] Initialized radeon 1.24.0 20060225 on minor 1
mtrr: 0xe8000000,0x8000000 overlaps existing 0xe8000000,0x4000000
[drm:radeon_cp_init] *ERROR* radeon_cp_init called without lock held
[drm:drm_unlock] *ERROR* Process 2309 using kernel context 0
So agp doesn't start. X starts but no openGL.
Bios, F8 december 2005, doesn't seem to have anything about agp aperture.
I've tried the iommu setting ( which I thought was only for > 4 gigs ), but that also failed.
Any help really appreciated.