Im semi-new to linux, we run unix in school and I have one machine that runs Linux, but when I instaleld Linux on my aspire 1360 laptop I can't get the graphics drivers to work.
The graphics are Via Integrated UniChrome™ Pro IGP with up to 64 MB of shared video RAM supporting both 8X AGP.
The drivers I chose to try installing are located at:
I download the binary installations, try installing them, everything works fine, i run viafb-install.sh, the file copies itself to: /lib/modules/2.6.11-1.1369_FC4/kernel/drivers/video/viafb.ko correctly.
BUT, here comes the problem, if i try doing
My screen goes blank, and nothing happens, I have also tried locating the via driver in the display-drivers in the integrated "display" function in fedora, the machine located it once, I tried to activate it, but xWindows complained and couldn't start it.
Any suggestions, I'm really stuck here :-/