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Old 07-14-2003, 08:59 PM   #1
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Question Wich one?????

I want to install linux ... but i know my s3 prosavage ddr video card its not working with wich linux does it?????? or wich is the best to install for a noob like me????
Old 07-14-2003, 09:05 PM   #2
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For me SuSE 8.2 works quite well, detects my hardware and has lots of software packages bundled.

prosavage should work ok according to SuSE hardware database
Old 07-14-2003, 09:42 PM   #3
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Hi Try Mandrake
Old 07-14-2003, 09:48 PM   #4
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Go for.. Mandrake/Redhat/SuSE.
Old 07-14-2003, 10:00 PM   #5
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Originally posted by serz
Go for.. Mandrake/Redhat/SuSE.
lol, dude he just said Red Hat wasn't detecting his video card.

yes try Mandrake, SuSE, Lycoris might be worth a try, and maybe see if Knoppix will detect it, as it has excellent hw detection. there's a way to make that a permanent debian install on your hard disk, but you'd have to search the forums for how. others: and


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