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Old 01-01-2006, 10:14 AM   #1
pinelands
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setting diplay sli issue


Is there a distro that will install correctly with sli live or other. ever since i installed a secound gforce ultra in my gigabyte mother board it cannot boot x in either kubuntu or ubuntu. it seems to have a issue setting display .is there a way at boot i can either set display to a cirtin card or any other info. if you know of a kde based distro that boots with sli please let me know

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Old 01-01-2006, 05:26 PM   #2
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Ok, so you have 2 graphics cards on your motherboard. Hmmm. The best way would be to check your X config, and go to X.org wiki. I know of a program that allows you to have many screens, but I forgot it's name... and , just so you know, the driveres will not be a solution.
 
Old 01-01-2006, 08:57 PM   #3
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first thank you for responding

i downloaded slak live it runs no problem same with koniptic. i am currently dl full 4 cd set. i am new to linux but love the challenge and breath of fresh air. there is a difennit issue with the xserver and my set up in alot of distros . slackware seems very good so hopefully the ful;l install will go well
 
Old 01-02-2006, 11:54 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by pinelands
first thank you for responding

i downloaded slak live it runs no problem same with koniptic. i am currently dl full 4 cd set. i am new to linux but love the challenge and breath of fresh air. there is a difennit issue with the xserver and my set up in alot of distros . slackware seems very good so hopefully the ful;l install will go well
It should, "Slack just works"
 
  


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