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Old 02-28-2006, 06:56 PM   #1
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Unhappy Mandrake GRAPHIC CARD PROBLEM...and i have a sony!?

WELL. I own a brand new beautiful sony vaio and the graphic card is a """INTEL Graphic Media Accelerator 900. 224MB""" and when I installed Linux Mandrake 2006 on it and it was not able to configure the graphic card... so I looked through the list that it gave and I found lots of cards but not mine... IS THERE ANY WAY to add my graphic card on to that list OR at least do something to help!?!?!

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Old 03-01-2006, 02:09 AM   #2
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You can configure it as vga or vesa and then check Intel's website for drivers.
Old 03-02-2006, 02:02 AM   #3
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you need to go into your failsafe terminal, use X -configure then set the graphics card to VESA or like pvs said, VGA, either will work. I recommend going to intel for the drivers afterward. If you have a boot disc, you can go into the X11.conf file and change that, it should be under etc/X11 remember that linux is case sensitive. any more help needed pm me.


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