ATI Mobility Radeon 7000

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ATI Mobility Radeon 7000

This is an ATI video adapter


  • Chipset: ATI M6
  • PCI ID: 1002:4c59
  • AGP 4X
  • 8 or 16MB DDR-SDRAM video memory
  • External VGA up to: 2048x1536x16.7M at 75Hz

Also known (in IBM literature) as....

  • ATI Mobility RADEON
  • ATI Rage Mobility RADEON M6
  • ATI Rage Mobility RADEON M6MC

Linux driver - OpenSource

This adapter is supported by recent versions of the 'radeon' driver as found in X.Org and XFree86.

ThinkPad LCD

Display on the internal LCD works as long as you set the monitor settings correct.

For Xinerama to work properly on Fedora Core 4 you need to first configure it with the display tools, then manually add

  • Option "MergedFB" "on"
  • Option "MonitorLayout" "LVDS, CRT"

to the Videocard0 section.

External VGA port

Works fine with xorg radeon driver.

SVideo port

SVideo out is supported by the ati.2 driver from the GATOS project.
Read here how to set it up.

Linux driver - Proprietary

This chip is not supported by the proprietary ATI driver

Linux kernel Framebuffer driver

tested and working fine under gentoo

ThinkPads this chip may be found in