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Old 06-04-2003, 12:47 PM   #1
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Post ATI All-In-Wonder Rage 128 setup

I've set up an old computer as a RedHat 9 box to do a few things on and one of the things that I specifically wanted to get working is the ATI Rage 128 video card in it. I have tried the GATOS drivers, but they have not worked at all. I was wondering if maybe I'm configuring them incorrectly, and probably the easiest way to check that is if someone knows of an easy way to test them. I have tried to use the instructions on the GATOS website, but they have not helped much, if someone knows of a good tutorial or something which describes the process more in depth, that would help. I would like to eventually get video capture and TV out to work so that I can watch DVDs on my television, but run them off of the linux box. I am probably seeming quite vague, but please just ask if you need any more information. Thanks in advance.

AMD K6-III 450Mhz processor
Asus P5A 100Mhz motherboard, 512k cache
Maxtor DiamondMax 13GB hard drive
Mitsumi 4x4x24 CDRW drive
ATI All-In-Wonder, 16MB AGP 128 Graphics card
Creative Labs PCI 512 soundcard
Old 06-04-2003, 01:08 PM   #2
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I don't use that card, so I can't give specific help, but perhaps these will help:

# Configuring X
Linux Hardware Compatibility HOWTO - video cards
The Linux XFree86 HOWTO
Common X configuring tools:
Redhat 7.3 up - redhat-config-xfree86
You may have these tools:
XFree86 -configure
ATI Linux drivers

# Redhat links
RedHat Linux Manuals
Maximum RPM
Easier software management: apt4rpm - Red Carpet
RedHat 8.0 Tips & Tricks

# Redhat 7.3 down configuration commands
setup leads to several configuration tools

# Redhat 7.3 up configuration commands
Configure soundcard:
Configure X server:
Configure network:


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