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Old 09-18-2004, 11:54 PM   #1
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XFree86 Version/Driver conflict


I'm trying to install the latest ATI graphics drivers for my video card (Radeon 9200SE) so I can play graphically enhanced games. However, the driver downloads only go upt XFree86 4.3, and I'm using version 4.4. Is there a way to get around this so it lets me install the updated drivers?
 
Old 09-19-2004, 02:03 PM   #2
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I remember reading a thread about this. The answer, unfortunately, is 'no'. You have to downgrade.
 
Old 09-19-2004, 03:48 PM   #3
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I read a guy on the Yoper forums say he tricked it into thinking it was compatible, but he didn't post how to do it or what file to edit or anything. :\
 
  


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