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Old 09-07-2005, 10:11 AM   #1
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Distribution: Ubuntu . Athlone XP 2600, 512 MB Ram
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Exclamation S3 Unichrome Driver

hi to all

Iam using Ubuntu (Hhedge Hog) i have an GigaByte MB for my AthlonXP2600 processor ... it comes with a builtin video chip which is the S3-Unichrome chip ...
now when i did a fresh installation of it ... the driver for it was configures as VESA driver ... now i know that a builtin chipset wont do ANY 3d performance but is there any driver for it cause of which i can get some performance out of it ? i can atleast try Americas Army for it ... at the moment it dosent run since its own driver is not installed

so please let me know how can i get a driver installed for it ..
the card is a
S3 Unichrome (32MB built in shared)
Old 09-08-2005, 04:17 AM   #2
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It would help to know the exact chipset (Cle266 for example). See here for the driver:

I don't know for Ubuntu, but for Mandriva, latest X.Org release (6.9 IIRC, in Mdv Cooker) already contains the Unichrome driver.



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