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From: "Nicolas Lindgren" <discoflamingo13@...>
Subject: Re: Regarding X
Date: Tue Apr 23 01:26:02 2002
 
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On Mon, 22 Apr 2002 22:48:33  
 Andrew Murray wrote:
>All,
>
>
>A plea for help. I've gotten gentoo up and running on my TiBook (Rev A
>w/ Rage Mobility) but am unable to get X up and running... does anybody
>have a working XF86Config file for this hardware? I've been messing
>around for hours to no avail... 
>
>Thanks,
>
>Andrew Murray

I am not far enough in the install to verify this for certain, but a friend on /. sent this to me as a valid XF86config-4 file which worked for Mandrake 8.0. Hopefully it will work - insert the relevant sections and light five black candles.
 
---BEGIN-FILE---

Section "Modes"
    Identifier "Mac Modes"    
    # Apple iMac modes
    Modeline "1024x768"   78.525 1024 1049 1145 1312   768  769  772  800 +hsync +vsync
    Modeline "800x600"    62.357  800  821  901 1040   600  601  604  632 +hsync +vsync
    Modeline "640x480"    49.886  640  661  725  832   480  481  484  514 +hsync +vsync
    # Apple monitors tend to do 832x624
    Modeline "832x624"    57      832  876  940 1152   624  625  628  667 -hsync -vsync
    # Apple PowerBook G3
    Modeline "800x600"    100     800  816  824  840   600  616  624  640 -hsync -vsync
    # Apple TI Powerbook
    Modeline "1152x768"   78.741 1152 1173 1269 1440   768  769  772  800 +hsync +vsync
    # Pismo Firewire G3
    Modeline "1024x768"   65     1024 1032 1176 1344   768  771  777  806 -hsync -vsync
    # iBook2
    Modeline "1024x768"   65     1024 1048 1184 1344   768  771  777  806 -hsync -vsync
    # HiRes Apple Studio Display
    Modeline "1280x1024"  135    1280 1288 1392 1664  1024 1027 1030 1064
EndSection

Section "Device"
    Identifier "Generic VGA"
    Driver     "vga"
EndSection

Section "Device"
    Identifier  "ATI Rage 128 Mobility"
    VendorName  "Unknown"
    BoardName   "Unknown"
    Driver      "r128"
    Option      "UseFBDev"
    # Clock lines


    # Uncomment following option if you see a big white block        
    # instead of the cursor!                                          
    #    Option      "sw_cursor"

    Option      "DPMS"
    BusID       "PCI:0:16:0"
EndSection

Section "Screen"
    Identifier "screen1"
    Device      "ATI Rage 128 Mobility"
    Monitor     "Titanium 1152x768"
    DefaultColorDepth 24
    Subsection "Display"
        Depth       8
        Modes       "1152x768" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
        ViewPort    0 0
    EndSubsection
    Subsection "Display"
        Depth       15
        Modes       "1152x768" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
        ViewPort    0 0
    EndSubsection
    Subsection "Display"
        Depth       16
        Modes       "1152x768" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
        ViewPort    0 0
    EndSubsection
    Subsection "Display"
        Depth       24
        Modes       "1152x768" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
        ViewPort    0 0
    EndSubsection
EndSection
---END-FILE---


If you can tell me which driver to use for the ethernet card (to do the install), that would help me out a lot.

Cheers,

Discoflamingo13


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