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Old 12-06-2001, 06:46 PM   #1
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video trouble

Hello -

I've had a win98/red hat 6.2 dual boot for about a year now (on 2 separate hard disks) but haven't really used linux much. I'm getting back into it now but am having a problem with my video card.

As of recently, I can't get xwindows to work. Nothing loads on boot and I get crazy things happening when I try xinit or xdm after logging in (the screen starts blinking and I have to do a hard shut down). In a nutshell, I don't think it recognizes my chipset but I have no idea how to configure that. I am using Voodo 4 AGP.

Any ideas?

Thanks much,
Old 12-08-2001, 11:10 PM   #2
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Yhe Voodoo 4 is only supported in XFree86 4.1.0 according to this page at XFree86 org.
Old 12-10-2001, 01:00 PM   #3
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got it - thanks


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