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Old 07-27-2003, 03:46 AM   #1
tavo
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Help me please!!!


i have red hat 8.0 and had a nvidia 32mb pci video card but i change it because it was to much because my machine was running as a server so i puted a 8 mb pci video card so now i cant run the graffic mode (X) just text or terminal or console so now i need help so i can reconfigure my new and shitty pci video card but i do not know how and theres no Xconf just XFree86 or something like that please help me im a fool !! jeje! please help
 
Old 07-27-2003, 04:04 AM   #2
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please use *USEFUL* thread titles in future... you are obviosuly here for help.... there's no need to tell us.
 
Old 07-27-2003, 07:54 AM   #3
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try:

xf86cfg -textmode

(As root) That should give you a menu for setting up your mouse, keyboard, vidcard, monitor.
 
Old 07-27-2003, 03:03 PM   #4
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ok thank you! iam learning and i really thank you but the video card that i have is a generic card their componets are Alliance Semicondcutor Promotion aT24 what brand is that ?? What do i do ??
 
  


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