[Wlug] Linux on a dual headed mac

Scott Venier scott@scooter.cx
Fri, 13 Dec 2002 13:32:49 -0500 (EST)


Could you post your XF86Config-4 and the probing portions of the Xserver's 
output?

Scott

On Fri, 13 Dec 2002, Marc Hughes wrote:

> Hi all,
> 
> I got a dual headed G4 sitting here that's just itching to be a linux
> box.  I can get X up on the primary video card, but am having problems
> getting it to work on the secondary one.  (I figure I should get that
> working, before I try to get them both working).  Unfortunatly, I can't
> figure out how to get the second video card to work.  I try specifying a
> busid in the XFree86Config-4 file.  It seems to always be trying to use
> my primary card.  Is there a way to get fb support on bootup on the
> second display?  
> 
> Primary card: Geforce2 MX with a 17" apple studio display using the
> Apple Display Connector (not the vga one) - PCI bus 0:16:0  
> 
> Secondary card: ATI Radeon Q with a 19" generic monitor - PCI bus 0:20:0
> 
> Any ideas?
> 
> Thanks,
> -Marc
> 
> 
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