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Re: [opensuse] Intel_AGP / AGPgart / P965 / G965 / ASUS P5B Deluxe Mix-up
  • From: Bernhard Walle <bwalle@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 10 Dec 2006 16:41:21 +0100
  • Message-id: <20061210154121.GA2357@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* Randall R Schulz <rschulz@xxxxxxxxx> [2006-12-10 16:24]:
> On Sunday 10 December 2006 04:47, Bernhard Walle wrote:
> > ...
> >
> > Well, we added
> >
> > - patches.drivers/agp-dma32: Allocate AGP pages with GFP_DMA32
> > by default.
> > - patches.drivers/965-drm: drm: Add support for Intel i965G
> > chipsets..
> > - patches.drivers/965-agp: Intel 965 Express support..
> > - patches.drivers/965-agp-suspend: Add suspend callback for i965.
>
> Perhaps you know if there is a way, short of recompiling the kernel, to
> suppress the agpgart-related modules? Can you answer these questions:

You mean just prevent the modules from beiing loaded automatically?
Yes, of course, just enter

blacklist intel_agp

in /etc/modprobe.conf.local file. And any other module you want to
supress from loading.

> The facts I have about symptoms are:

Is there a report in Bugzilla? If no, please enter one. Thanks. I
don't know the answer now without investigation.

> > Does it work with vanilla 2.6.19? All these patches are from 2.6.19
> > (I think).
>
> I don't know. I don't know how to find out.

Ok, if you don't know how to compile and install a kernel, it's
nothing for you. Currently there's no RPM package for 2.6.19.


Regards,
Bernhard
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