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Yes, that is a driver, but it's old driver, version 2.5.0. Latest Intel driver is 2.8.1. Newest drivers have many bug fixes. Even the driver before 2.8.0 version had so many problems that it made some distros look bad, like Ubuntu for example. Maybe this qoute from one of the Ubuntu users describes that problem in the best way;
There is hope for Ubuntu users with Intel graphics.
You can try to install that driver (2.5.0), if it's made for Fedora it should work, just be sure that you have all dependencies installed too.
But as I said, I recommend installing the newest driver.
If you follow the guide that I've linked, you should have no problems and there are lots of us here who will help you if needed. Don't give up, you can do it and it's not a headache, it's about how do you approach to the problem.
I checked my install and ... I already seem to have the driver installed, a 2.5 to be exact, though never actively used, thus never updated. Let me change the "vesa" in my xorg.conf in "i810" - I tried "intel" and got a grey blank screen...
You need to check what modules are loaded on your system. You can do this with lsmod command. Now if you see vesa there you should remove it with modprobe -r vesa or modprobe -r vesa.ko, then you need to blacklist that module. In Debian I would go to /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist to do that. Then you need to load "intel" driver into the kernel if it's not already. You would do this with modprobe command too. If I'd want to know some specifics about certain module I'd use modinfo nvidia for example, if I'd like to check nvidia module specifics. If I would want to load certain module on boot I would add an entry in /etc/modules.
license: GPL and additional rights
description: Intel i810
author: VA Linux Systems Inc.
vermagic: 188.8.131.52-170.2.82.fc10.i686 SMP mod_unload 686 4KSTACKS
I make a symlink in /etc/X11 so the xorg.conf can find it, full rwx rights are in place.
The X11 still cannot find the driver.
Compiling may be a little beyond my current capacities...though I am willing to give it a whack...