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Old 12th April 2006, 09:55
Wraithfire Wraithfire is offline
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Red face Omg!!!!

OMG!! I can't believe it, I got the damn thing to work!! I recompiled the kernel without DRM support as suggested here:
http://www.design-to-use.de/linux/am...radeon9700.php
and now check this out:
wraithfire@Hellfury:~$ fglrxinfo
display: :0.0 screen: 0
OpenGL vendor string: ATI Technologies Inc.
OpenGL renderer string: RADEON X800 XL Generic
OpenGL version string: 2.0.5695 (8.23.7)

wraithfire@Hellfury:~$ fgl_glxgears
Using GLX_SGIX_pbuffer
6310 frames in 5.0 seconds = 1262.000 FPS
7109 frames in 5.0 seconds = 1421.800 FPS
7080 frames in 5.0 seconds = 1416.000 FPS
7108 frames in 5.0 seconds = 1421.600 FPS
7108 frames in 5.0 seconds = 1421.600 FPS

wraithfire@Hellfury:~$ fgl_glxgears -fbo
Using GL_EXT_framebuffer_object
9886 frames in 5.0 seconds = 1977.200 FPS
11694 frames in 5.0 seconds = 2338.800 FPS
11693 frames in 5.0 seconds = 2338.600 FPS
11702 frames in 5.0 seconds = 2340.400 FPS
11710 frames in 5.0 seconds = 2342.000 FPS

wraithfire@Hellfury:~$ glxgears
34215 frames in 5.0 seconds = 6843.000 FPS
40614 frames in 5.0 seconds = 8122.800 FPS
40619 frames in 5.0 seconds = 8123.800 FPS
40615 frames in 5.0 seconds = 8123.000 FPS
40619 frames in 5.0 seconds = 8123.800 FPS

I'm using an ati x800xl pci-e card with 2x512MB dual channel DDR Ram and an AMD athlon64 3000+ on a DFI Lanparty UT NF4 Ultra-D mainboard. Not sure how great this really is for this system's potential, but it's a HELL of a lot better than what it was before
Any how, thanks for all the help Falco, I REALLY appreciate it!! No way I could have gotten my system running without your help! Thanks for helping me get the chance to experience life from a non Windows viewpoint
Any other suggestions or comments you have for me are always welcome.
BTW, you have any reccomendations for any benchmark type sites i should check out?
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