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    Hi Dreamlocked, I did test the module after...

    Hi Dreamlocked,

    I did test the module after upload, and have had a bunch of PMs from people who successfully got it installed on the 901 or other similar machines, so I'm at a loss as to why you...
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    @FarmerB The errors you are getting indicate...

    @FarmerB

    The errors you are getting indicate that first you don't have the right VGA mode specified in your syslinux.cfg file, and the agpgart bit means you don't have the graphics drivers...
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    @BT3User Thanks for the tip on the desktop...

    @BT3User

    Thanks for the tip on the desktop icons. I'm glad you managed to get things working the hard way - there may well be a copy / paste error in the xorg.conf, and I'll check it out when I...
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    @FarmerB Hi there - sorry, been absent from...

    @FarmerB

    Hi there - sorry, been absent from the forums for a while. Check out post #16 in this thread for an example of the line in syslinux.cfg you need to use. I also recommend reading...
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    Thanks! Good to hear - I'm happy if it works at...

    Thanks! Good to hear - I'm happy if it works at all, let alone works on other hardware at this point in my Linux career :-)

    Let me know if you figure out the problems with DRI, although I'm...
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    More like for a configuration without...

    More like



    for a configuration without persistent changes.

    Don't run xconf, as you will blow away the custom xorg.conf in the module. Just run startx after you log in.

    Read through the...
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    You add it to the end of the line you are using...

    You add it to the end of the line you are using to boot BT3 in syslinux.cfg, e.g. the first line. Check out Vladsmail's tutorial on BT3 modularity for as much detail as you could ever need on this...
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    Thanks :) I added a downloadable BT3 module...

    Thanks :)

    I added a downloadable BT3 module with network and graphics drivers at the end, so you don't have to actually do any of it too!

    However, as a fellow linux newbie I can't emphasise how...
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    The end result of the above is a BT3 module that...

    The end result of the above is a BT3 module that you can just drop into /BT3/optional (add load=901_net_gfx to syslinux.cfg) directory on a USB stick or SD card.

    Thanks Vladsmail for the great...
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    Part one of the (probably excessively) detailed...

    Part one of the (probably excessively) detailed guide to getting the eee 901 up and running with BT3 has been posted here.

    I've posted up to and including getting the graphics working properly for...
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    Success? Hit CTRL-ALT-BKSPACE to shut down x,...

    Success?

    Hit CTRL-ALT-BKSPACE to shut down x, then type startx

    Look at that! It’s a completely new graphics driver, in 1200 x 600, and we didn’t even have to reboot. I’m never using windows...
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    Finalizing the Installation Package Now, if...

    Finalizing the Installation Package

    Now, if you run iegd-ced again, you should have something that looks like the following:

    *** Use your imagination again! ***

    Double click on any of the...
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    IEGD DTD's for the 901 Display You then need...

    IEGD DTD's for the 901 Display

    You then need two text files in the \IEGD\workspace\DTD directory named eee901display.dtd and eee901LowRes.dtd – these names must be the same, as they are referenced...
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    This is part two of the configuration file.

    This is part two of the configuration file.
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    This is part one of the configuration file.

    This is part one of the configuration file.
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    IEGD Graphics Drivers - Introduction Before I...

    IEGD Graphics Drivers - Introduction

    Before I start into this, I’d like to mention that I looked for easier solutions for quite some time. I’d have been quite happy with just VESA drivers if they...
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    Wireless / Wired Network Access Now, since a...

    Wireless / Wired Network Access

    Now, since a computer with no network access is about as useful as a wheelbarrow without a wheel, the first thing to do is get your network drivers installed....
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    Now type and cross your fingers. You...

    Now type



    and cross your fingers. You should hopefully see a rather nice looking desktop appear in 800x 600. It looks a tiny bit distorted, but is perfectly usable. You could stop here with...
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    Reboot your system, press Esc and choose your new...

    Reboot your system, press Esc and choose your new boot device, and you should see your modified syslinux menu. Let’s test that we are actually are saving our changes by changing the password.
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    Installing BT3 on the eee 901 with drivers, part I

    *** Downloadable BT3 module for the eee 901 with network and graphics drivers posted in msg #10 ***

    Introduction

    Well, having been the very lucky recipient of an eee 901, and having wanted to...
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    Will do. However, I really can't figure out the...

    Will do. However, I really can't figure out the Wiki... logged in with the account I created (hippocrates) I basically have no rights to do anything. Logged in as backtrack / remoteexploit, I can...
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    I'm actually working on a complete guide to...

    I'm actually working on a complete guide to getting BT3 installed on the 901. I'd rather finish it and test the whole thing end to end rather than post bits, as there is a better chance of it...
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    Well, just in case this can help anyone else, I...

    Well, just in case this can help anyone else, I finally got this working. You have to use the Intel CED tool that comes with the driver package to generate specific DTDs for the eee 901 screen, and...
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    Feeling kind of lonely here :-) I managed to...

    Feeling kind of lonely here :-)

    I managed to get the IEGD 8.0 graphics drivers compiled and installed - pretty surprising, to me anyway.

    BUT, I now have a fully accelerated display running in...
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    Little more info... according to Xorg.0.log, the...

    Little more info... according to Xorg.0.log, the driver is there, it just can't allocate video memory. Relevant sections:



    Is this just a problem with xorg.conf? I have tried xconf, but it does...
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