Re: YDL video hardware support..

Dan Burcaw (
Wed, 7 Jul 1999 14:23:17 -0600 (MDT)

On Wed, 7 Jul 1999, Velasquez, Carlos wrote:

> Hello,
> I downloaded all the appropriate (and updated) XFree86 RPMs and am ready to
> try and get X running on my S900. I was checking out the "Supported
> Hardware" page on YDL's site when I noticed that there is no support for the
> ix Twin Turbo 8 meg card (2 and 4 meg cards are supported.) Well, my S900
> came stock with the 8 meg version. Does this mean that X won't run on my
> machine? I have gotten several errors when I tried 'startx' (after running
> Xautoconfig), but before I post the error messages I just want to know if it
> is my video card.

If I recall correctly, 8meg support for that card is in the works but not
complete yet..

> Carlos
> P.S. Can I get X running with the "No Video Driver" button checked?

Yes, this *should* work.

> ______________________________________________________________________
> C.F. Velasquez
> Asst. Vice President
> Global Database and Technology Division
> Salomon Smith Barney, Inc.


Terra Soft Solutions, Inc.

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