Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 67231
ICL ATI Mach64, only 8bit colors when using XFree86
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:43:26 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0; .NET CLR
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)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Put older ATI Mach64 GX adapter in the machine
Actual Results: Pain in the azz.
Expected Results: Normal installation.
Please attach your X config file and log file using the link below, as
well as the output of the following commands:
Impossible to troubleshoot without/debug without requested information and
2 way communication channel. Closing WONTFIX.