r1756 - branches/6.2/doc

alexander at linuxfromscratch.org alexander at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Dec 4 04:37:47 PST 2006

Author: alexander
Date: 2006-12-04 05:37:46 -0700 (Mon, 04 Dec 2006)
New Revision: 1756

Updated README

Modified: branches/6.2/doc/README
--- branches/6.2/doc/README	2006-12-04 09:22:15 UTC (rev 1755)
+++ branches/6.2/doc/README	2006-12-04 12:37:46 UTC (rev 1756)
@@ -103,9 +103,7 @@
 Also, in the following cases, the autodetection process is known to suggest
 a non-working driver even for 2D graphics:
-    * ATI Radeon X1000 or higher (needs "vesa" or proprietary "fglrx" driver)
-    * Any NVIDIA card with the monitor connected to the DVI output (needs
-      "vesa" or proprietary "nvidia" driver).
+    * ATI Radeon X1000 or higher (needs the "vesa" driver)
 In such cases, you have to edit the /etc/X11/xorg.conf file manually, using
 vim, joe or nano.
@@ -114,14 +112,9 @@
 Section "Device"
         Identifier      "Generic Video Card"
-        Driver          "ati"
+        Driver          "vesa"
-Installers of proprietary video drivers are available in /lfs-sources as *.run
-files for the x86 architecture and 32-bit kernels only.
-IMPORTANT: in order to avoid wasting RAM by the device mapper,
-change the current directory to /dev/shm before installing these drivers.
 2) In Section "Monitor", specify the allowed frequency ranges for your
 monitor. If unsure, consult the manual that came with your monitor. If
 such information is not there, but you know a working resolution and refresh

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