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Re: recommended PCI video cards

On Thu, Jun 08, 2006 at 09:52:41PM +0200, Marc Schlensog wrote:
> > Is there such a thing as VESA fb support on Alphas, or is that
> > strictly an x86 kind of thing?

> Don't know if VESA-fb is available. FB in general is available. At
> least Matroxfb and pm2/pm3 work.

As of 2.6.12, matroxfb was very much not working for me on alpha with a
Millennium II (102b:051b) on an LX164.  Just retested with 2.6.16, and it's
still uselessly broken there too, AFAICS.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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