Bug 67231 - ICL ATI Mach64, only 8bit colors when using XFree86
ICL ATI Mach64, only 8bit colors when using XFree86
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-06-21 08:05 EDT by Antti Saloranta
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:43 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-06-22 02:14:19 EDT
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Description Antti Saloranta 2002-06-21 08:05:58 EDT
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Description of problem:
With ICL ATI Mach64 GX PCI 2MB adapter (not tested with "normal" Mach64 GX) 
only 8 bits colors can be used with XFree86. When trying to set 16 bit colors, 
mode detection do not work and asks to select another mode.

However with (old?) XF86_Mach64 server everything seens to be working ok also 
with 16 bit colors, but installer is not able to set up it correctly.

Machine had motherboard ASUS SP97-V (with onboard SIS-VGA adapter)

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Put older ATI Mach64 GX adapter in the machine
2. Install.
3. Suffer.

Actual Results:  Pain in the azz.

Expected Results:  Normal installation.

Additional info:

Redhat 7.3.
Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2002-06-22 02:14:14 EDT
Please attach your X config file and log file using the link below, as
well as the output of the following commands:

lspci -vv

lspci -vn
Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2002-07-23 06:05:37 EDT
Impossible to troubleshoot without/debug without requested information and
2 way communication channel.  Closing WONTFIX.

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