[rescue] Re: Visualize C160 workstations

Joshua D Boyd jdboyd at cs.millersville.edu
Mon Dec 16 09:13:09 CST 2002

On Sat, Dec 14, 2002 at 12:00:01PM -0000, Mark Gill wrote:

> Sorry guys, that's not entirely correct.  It IS the case when the Voodoo2 is
> used in a PC, but if you read the links I sent before, the HP is able to use
> it as a fully-fledged video card.

No, that is not the case when using the Voodoo2 in a PC either.  It is
only the case when using drivers that force it on you.  Linux for x86
also has was to use the Voodoo2 as a framebuffer in 2D mode.  You just
won't get your BIOS messages on the screen with a Voodoo2.

Joshua D. Boyd

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