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by JohnFante
Sun Dec 16, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Fienix - New PowerPC Distro
Replies: 711
Views: 101059

Re: Fienix - New PowerPC Distro

@caseycullen. Thank you for this great new distro :-) Just a quick question: Is it possible to enable wifi in it? I use the built-in ethernet port in OS4 and a wifi dongle (supported in Remix) for linux. I am not the big Debian wizz so a bit unsure how to enable wifi and get online. Thank you in adv...
by JohnFante
Mon Oct 22, 2018 5:15 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Updated install instructions
Replies: 6
Views: 1874

Re: Updated install instructions

Ok. I will try to get a 16.04 install up and running then. Thank you :-)
by JohnFante
Sun Oct 21, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Updated install instructions
Replies: 6
Views: 1874

Re: Updated install instructions

Thank you very much :D I have two disk installed in my system. One connected to the internal controller and one connected to a SII3114. I normally have my linux on the HDD connected to my SII3114. Worked fine so far. However, when I try to boot the new image from USB I get an kernel pacic saying tha...
by JohnFante
Fri Oct 19, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Updated install instructions
Replies: 6
Views: 1874

Re: Updated install instructions

Your idea is great but I don’t know how to start. We have so many distributions (Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, SliTaz, Debian, MATE PowerPC Remix, Live DVD distributions, Live USB distributions, PPC64 and PPC32 distributions, several versions of the distributions etc etc). Actually I have to write for ...
by JohnFante
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Updated install instructions
Replies: 6
Views: 1874

Updated install instructions

@xeno74 and others! First: A great thank you for all your work for linux on the X5000 :-) Second: A thought/idea/suggestions! Since there are new users coming to the X5000 all the time (not in great numbers but there is movement :-)) it could be beneficial with a stickypost in the top of the Linux s...
by JohnFante
Sun Oct 07, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Dual Graphics Cards
Replies: 24
Views: 12795

Re: Dual Graphics Cards

Just started using a usb Ethernet for linux https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B013G4C8RE/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Does the built in ethernet in the X5000 not work with the latest kernel 4.19? Been away from the forum for a while so sorry in advance if this already have been cover...
by JohnFante
Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Dual Graphics Cards
Replies: 24
Views: 12795

Re: Dual Graphics Cards

Attaching a fan to the ATI Fire Pro 2260 keeps the temperature down. Best location seems to be at the end of the card rather than the middle. Using a 40mm fan. Thank you :-) Two questions (and sorry in advance if this has been answered before): 1) With the new ethernet drivers for AmigaOS the inbui...
by JohnFante
Sun Sep 23, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Mupen64Plus
Replies: 20
Views: 4901

Re: Mupen64Plus

I would prefer working videocard drivers for the X5000 videocard. R7 Radeon series. :-( Not gonna happen... I totally agree ... And lets not give up yet ... Here is a picture of a X5000 PPC Linux users waiting for 3D support for his fancy R9 ... http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kmuw/files/sty...
by JohnFante
Sun May 13, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Why is Radeon SI graphics cards not 3D supported?
Replies: 8
Views: 2231

Re: Why is Radeon SI graphics cards not 3D supported?

See the following threads: R7-250X under LinuxPPC 3D KO (X)(L)ubuntu (MATE) 16.04 LTS Mesa for Linux PPC So in short it is caused by primarly this: Glamor Crashes on big endian Hardware https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=99859 The thread is from 2017 and no solution is in sight .... as fa...
by JohnFante
Sun May 13, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: Why is Radeon SI graphics cards not 3D supported?
Replies: 8
Views: 2231

Why is Radeon SI graphics cards not 3D supported?

It is NOT a complaint :-)

Just curious to why 3D acceleration is not supported on Radeon SI graphics cards on PPC linux. And if there are any signs that this will happend down the road.

It has maybe been covered before and in this case sorry in advance!

Thank you in advance!