Re: amd64 and video card experiences?
On Sun, 22 Aug 2004 18:42:21 +0200
Thomas Habets <email@example.com> wrote:
> Once upon a midnight dreary, Marcelo E. Magallon pondered, weak and weary:
> > If you want a 2D accelerator, find yourself a US$5 PCI card.
> There is a problem with that actually. The cheap cards tend to suck ass
> quality-wise. So even if you're only running text-mode on a server with them,
> they tend to make the whole box unstable. And that's if they work at all in
> the first place.
Actually, a cheap Matrox G200 will have a lot better signal quality then
any other modern card. All current ati and especially Nvidia cards have
horrible end filters. Besides, the drivers for the g200 are very stable.