I use Gentoo Linux and I am having no problems with Gatos. I emerged X, t=
the ati-gatos ebuild (aka packages), and then downloaded the km and drm a=
remote packages from gatos.sf.net, compiled and installed everything=20
according to spec, and it works great. The only trouble I had was needing=
one of the KM header files. Its been so long I've forgotten which one it =
Anyway, Gentoo is a great distro that has been working wonderfully for me=
have it on 2 machines and will be installing it on another tomorrow.
On Tuesday 16 April 2002 07:15 pm, Menno Idsinga wrote:
> Op woensdag 17 april 2002 00:37, schreef Donavan Pantke:
> > On Tuesday 16 April 2002 18:33, Menno Idsinga wrote:
> > =09Just curious, What problems are you having with it? I'm running Ga=
> > my SuSE 7.3, and have had hardly no issues (see my previous post for =
> > issue).
> I checked your post and apart from me having a 1,33 Ghz Athlon and just=
> mb ram, I think we have pretty much the same setup.
> Thing is that when I'm trying to compile stuff, it gives me all sorts o=
> errors. This not only occurs with Gatos drrivers / software, but with
> nearly everything I try to compile.
> I have spend a couple of months trying to solve dependencies and other
> problems, but I still can't get software to work / compile right.
> When watching TV trough the gatos drivers, it sometimes works and somet=
> Also, when using a 3d game or other 3d software that uses 3d functional=
> the 3d drivers just bail out 'sometimes' .
> All in all there are just a bit too many things going on that I can't g=
> to work right. I just want to try Gentoo, see whether it works for me, =
> if it doesn't I guess I just have to learn to live without all the good
> stuff I know that is available , and that's just what I'm not used to
> anymore after making a final shift away from MS stuff for my daily work=
> I guess I just need to try something different after a couple of years =
> just suse and ms in dual boot.
> I hope this answers some of your questions.
> Please ignore the typos, for /me is tired..... :o)
> (oh , and also check my post of march 22nd 2002)