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Old 02-16-2004, 05:14 AM   #1
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Can someone check for me SIS driver


I would like whether mandrake 9.2 support display driver for SIS 650,
if you're running mandrake 9.2, can you check for me?
 
Old 02-16-2004, 07:22 AM   #2
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That video driver is provided through XFree and was written by Thomas Winischhofer. Quoting his website: "There is no DRI/OpenGL (hardware accelerated 3D) support for the SiS 315/65x/74x/66x/760." 2D should work fine however.

http://www.winischhofer.net/linuxsisvga.shtml
 
Old 02-16-2004, 08:05 PM   #3
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opps

opps, i got confused w/via chipset driver via

Last edited by acsab; 02-17-2004 at 01:13 AM.
 
Old 02-23-2004, 03:05 PM   #4
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2D doesn't work!

Only VESA drivers can make this videochip work. But VESA is too slow.

Does anybody resolved this problem?

THNX
 
Old 02-23-2004, 03:50 PM   #5
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Go to http://www.winischhofer.net/ and do exactly what it tells you to do.The driver should work but no 3d and none in sight anytime soon either.

Ops - link is already there.
 
  


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