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Re: New version of xserver-svga gives poorer display on laptop

On Thu, Mar 16, 2000 at 08:17:09PM +0000, Oliver Elphick wrote:
> I have a laptop that uses the S3 Virge/MX video chip.
> I had this working well with the xserver-svga from slink.  I recently upgraded
> to 3.3.6-3 and found that the quality of the display became significantly
> worse.  I have not seen any reference to such a problem anywhere I have
> looked.  Since I don't have any idea how the xserver works, I don't have a
> clue about the cause of the problem, let alone how to solve it.

Try using the S3-server. That solved that issue for me on a Box with a
S3-864. I believe some of the S3 Cards are no longer fully supported
be the SVGA-Server. 

Brandon: Am I right?


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