RE: powerstorm 300
Jay is right, it was an E&S chip. I think the RealImage 2100 if I
E&S was working with Metrolink and/or Xi graphics at one time for
commercial Linux drivers. I don't know the state of that effort. That
was also only for Intel platforms. But, you could try checking out
Metrolink and/or Xi, but I am doubtful you will find anything.
Personally, I wouldn't waste the time looking and would just go find a
Voodoo 3 or Radeon.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Escario Julien [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 12, 2002 11:32 AM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: powerstorm 300
> > On Tue, Feb 12, 2002 at 02:14:27PM +0100, Escario Julien wrote:
> >> What's the real name of powerstorm 300 ?
> >> I've seen 4D51T, on the card there's intense 3D.
> >> I didn't find something about it in xfree4 ...
> >> Does anyone report success with this card ?
> > There's no success under XFree86 any release, as there's no
> driver for
> > it, and no likely to be; it's a proprietary chipset that DEC/COMPAQ
> > OEM's from elsewhere (Evans and Sutherland?), and therefore
> unlikely to
> > ever have a driver under XFree86.
> > Sorry.
> > --Jay++
> Ok thanks for your response.
> And with a commercial xfree ?
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