Support for the Mini 12 with Intel GMA 500 chipset

Josh Adams jadams1217 at gmail.com
Tue Dec 16 19:02:47 CST 2008


I just thought that Dell might already have the driver as there is already a
Ubuntu Dell Mini 12 in the Japan store with supposedly a GMA 500.

Josh

On Tue, Dec 16, 2008 at 11:02 AM, Tom Chiverton <tom.chiverton at gmail.com>wrote:

> 2008/12/14 Josh Adams <jadams1217 at gmail.com>:
> > I've tried Ubuntu, Fedoa, and Arch and could not get the X server to
> start
> > on any of them.  I have seen the link you gave me before, but could not
> find
> > the drivers that they used anywhere.  Normally the xf86-video-intel
> driver
> > takes care of just about all of the Intel chipsets, but it does not work
> > with the GMA 500.
>
> Well, according to the reply @
> http://www.mail-archive.com/xorg@lists.freedesktop.org/msg02786.html
> to your original question, you'll have to wait.
>
> --
> Tom
>
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