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Old 10-22-2004, 07:10 PM   #1
xenia
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Mandrake 7.1 graphics card problem


Hi.I just installed Mandrake 7.1 and everything went fine.
However when I boot to Mandrake I can't get to the graphics environment, I get a distorted picture, as If there's something wrong with my graphics card.During the intalation I chose resolution 1024x768.I tried a lower resolution 800x600 but no luck.
Can anyone help me??
Thnax in advance
 
Old 10-22-2004, 08:09 PM   #2
penguin4
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xenia; it would help if u included mfg &
model# of graphic card with specs. or
look up in http://tldp.org/HOWTO/Hardware-HOWTO/index.html if your graphic card is compatible with linux. advice:
always check compatibilty of any device
first b4 purchasing & installing to avoid
problems.
 
  


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