On Friday 20 February 2009 16:49:44 James Amundson wrote:
Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Friday 20 February 2009 02:36:22 Kevin Kofler wrote:
>> Uh, which is it now? There are only 2 options, XAA or EXA, which one is
>> the working one?
> I added 'Option "AccelMethod" "EXA" ' to the
> section of xorg.conf. The 'UseAtom-BIOS' line referenced on the userbase
> page is not relevant on the Acer Aspire One.
Anne's advice is the opposite of mine.
On my machine, a Thinkpad X61, with a "Intel Corporation Mobile
GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller rev 12", running x86_64
Fedora 10, I observe the following behaviour:
AccelMethod = EXA: persistent random X crashes -- uptime never over
AccelMethod = XAA: no X crashes in two months
Anne seems to observe something different. The problem may vary with
I think that's so, and for the moment, until we know which cards do what, the
only way is to try it and see.