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zeus123
May 4th, 2008, 09:22 PM
Ive got an iBook G4 with xubuntu 7.10 installed. It uses the radeon 9200 agp 4x graphics. I have set the driver to both ati and radeon.

When I run glxinfo I have direct rendering no in the returned info for both ati and radeon drivers.

Does anyone know how I could enable direct rendering?

Many Thanks
Rik

stream303
May 5th, 2008, 08:09 AM
This part of the powerpcfaq has some good info on dri and glxgears for those ppc's that can run it:
https://wiki.ubuntu.com/PowerPCFAQ#head-ffefeb40b6b03a892fdebfa6e6f633929024f1ec

Hopefully this still works with Hardy. Only running nvidia here (nv) so I can't join the fun. :)

zeus123
May 5th, 2008, 11:10 AM
Thanks for your reply. I got it working!

I cant believe I didnt work it out for myself. Ive read that wiki faq a dozen times in the last few days! I did speed read the compiz section though so....

Once again, thankyou!