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Old 08-11-2003, 11:33 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Temporary solution for RH9 + S3 Savage KM133

I've tried almost everything and finally I found a way how to start my x in RH9 using S3 SAVAGE card.

just replace the "savage" to "vesa" in /etc/X11/XF86Config

As of today don't waste your time compiling new savage driver.. it won't work..
Old 09-20-2004, 03:11 PM   #2
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Of course it does it!
Just do these instructions and you will have a full 3D acceleration!


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