Bug 521197 - 7600GS pciaccess problem
Summary: 7600GS pciaccess problem
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 12
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ben Skeggs
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-09-04 09:10 UTC by eric.ml.mail
Modified: 2010-12-05 06:29 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-12-05 06:29:25 UTC
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Description eric.ml.mail 2009-09-04 09:10:41 UTC
Description of problem:

Second videocard (7600GS) not working in F12-alpha.


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot
Actual results:
2nd videocard / 3rd monitor ignored.

Expected results:
2nd videocard also used.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2009-11-16 11:58:29 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 12 development cycle.
Changing version to '12'.

More information and reason for this action is here:

Comment 2 Ben Skeggs 2010-02-22 03:46:54 UTC
What card is the primary card?  It may be possible to make this work depending on what other card is present.

Comment 3 eric.ml.mail 2010-02-22 15:10:03 UTC
Upgraded from the old 7600s to two 8400s. I got it working. (EricInBNE)

The remaining issue are: 
-the monitors sharing the videocard behave as a single display.  
-no window moveability between videocards.

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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2010-12-05 06:29:25 UTC
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