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Old 07-07-2005, 12:50 AM   #1
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Linux friendly video cards


I'm looking to upgrade the video card in my PC, and then install Linux after that (either Ubuntu or FC4). I then plan on having that computer hooked up to a 52" HDTV that has a native resolution of 1920 x 1080. What would be a good video card for me to get that will run that kind of resolution and works well with Linux?
 
Old 07-07-2005, 01:18 AM   #2
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You'll probably find that most of the current generation nVidia cards will do that OK and have an easy Linux driver installation.

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Old 07-07-2005, 01:50 AM   #3
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another vote for nvidia. <3 nvidias linux support
 
Old 07-07-2005, 03:06 AM   #4
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Yeah, don't bother with an ATI card : bad experience for me, very bad...

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Old 07-07-2005, 11:35 AM   #5
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I kinda figured I would be safe going with Nvidia I just thought that I'd double check. Thanks a lot guys.
 
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The minimal nVidia series is GeForce6 for decent graphics quality.
 
  


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