On Wed, 2004-03-31 at 14:53 +0200, Chris Chabot wrote:
1) My machine is currently equiped with a ATI Radeon 9800XT card,
XFree86 (scrap that, xorg nowadays) has no support for it, and your
forced to run in VESA mode. While this is fine for a server machine
where you only run the occasional vnc server or a system-config-...
tool, for a workstation it's just to damn dog slow..
Can you trying using the radeon driver with xorg-x11? Although hwdata
stuff hasn't been updated yet, the radeon driver in xorg-x11 should
support a lot of the newer stuff (at least for 2d).