[rescue] 1600SW and refresh rates
kevin at mpcf.com
Mon Jun 16 01:20:05 CDT 2003
The 1600sw i'm looking at comes with a Number Nine card
(Revolution 7.) So i can't use it on my existing SGI boxes
without an additional $500 expenditure and i can't use it on
my linux box unless i ditch Quake3/UT 2003.... bummer. Is the
Number Nine card fast for 2D? What was the PITA with X, mode
On Mon, 16 Jun 2003 13:10:19 -0400 (EDT)
Gary Nichols <gary at linuxforce.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 16 Jun 2003, Kevin wrote:
> > Ouch, Googled around and i see what you mean. What type
> > of connection does it use natively? What card are you
> > using it with on the linux box?
> It uses that blasted OpenLDI connector. I had to buy a #9
> Revolution AGP card. The card is ok, but there's no 3d
> support for it (including Open GL) on Linux. Needless to
> say I use it for coding and that's about it. The screen
> real estate is nice though!
> I have a working X config I can email you.
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