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Old 10-27-2007, 12:48 PM   #16
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hey there......just went through the thread....n realised my problem i have an 82845G intel graphic adapter.....n i'm getting miserable 16bit resolutions on fedora 7
i tried to update the diver from intel site
downloaded the .tar.gz file
extracted it(it has got an executable code
and at the konsole did bash
got 2 options to install driver or to remove
selected to install
and then i got an error(while it was trying to gather os information) in sum 200 line tat == operator expected
installation got aborted
now how can i rectify that......ny other source to update driver(i810)?????
plzzz help.....m stuck!!!
Old 01-29-2008, 10:16 PM   #17
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I have the same issue with Debian install on Dell Optiplex GX260.
Think I've narrowed it down to a BIOS issue, try updating the BIOS to A09 (GX260A09.EXE) from the dell site here:

Please post back with your results, I'm very curious


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