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Old 10-05-2003, 01:21 PM   #1
corwax
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Matrox Millenium P650 with Debian


I've just ordered Matrox Millenium P650. Can I use this card with Debian? I've checked the Matrox website, and the only drivers listed are Red Hat-drivers. Shame on me for not doing proper research before buying

The webshop said that Linux-drivers are available, and I trusted them. Is it possible to run those Red Hat drivers on a Debian system? They've got the extension ".run".

Does anyone know if I can get X running at all with this card on Debian?
 
Old 10-29-2003, 07:24 AM   #2
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Hi corwax,
i am using the Matrox-Driver for RedHat 9.0 and Mandrake 9.2. It should work for all Linux-Distributions. - Much fun with your P650!
Wilhelm
 
Old 11-04-2003, 09:56 AM   #3
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The rh8.0-script will work too. I found out reading the Matrox-support forum. Thanks anyway!
 
Old 03-06-2004, 08:07 PM   #4
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I'm not sure if you guys still check this, but I was wondering if one of you could post your XF86Config File. I have a p650 but can't get it to work with both monitors. I"m sure its something silly.

I've downloaded the drivers and all that from Matrox.

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