Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 118009
video card ATI Rage XL rev. 27, 8MB on an IBM eServer 325, AMD 64 is slow.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:00 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
The video card ATI Rage XL rev. 27, 8MB on an IBM eServer 325,
AMD 64 is slow. The same video card is not slow on an Intel machine.
The customer is using the USB mouse and keyboard on the IBM
eServer 325, while he's using a regular mouse and keyboard on an Intel
He's running version 3.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. The customer already applied the updates on the machine last
2. He tried to use the different settings in 'redhat-config-xfree86'. Also,
according to this link, the machine is certified:
on AMD64, the video card is slow
Is this a bug or are there some issues?
any updates on this
Please attach your X server config file, log file, and
/var/log/messages file from the initial system bootup onward
as individual uncompressed file attachments using the link below.
My initial assumption is that your video is slow due to MTRRs not
functioning, either due to lack of support, a conflict, or due to
a kernel or X server issue. The above requested information will
help to provide clues as to what might be causing the performance
Thanks in advance.
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