Re: Elite3D PCI, anyone?
On Tue, 01 Mar 2005 20:58:25 +0100
Luigi Gangitano <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I'm pleased to become part of the debian sparc minority (as some folks
> on -devel want to point out: "let's remove all of them!!!"). :-)
> So here I have my brand new Sun Blade 100 (not that new...) to help
> debian spread on Sparc. Installation went fine, new kernel as well. Just
> the Elite3D PCI is not recongnized by X:
> 0000:01:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intergraph Corporation: Unknown device 07a0
> I've seen the SBus drivers, and will be hacking the next days on them.
> Did anyone already solved the puzzle? (just asking).
It's a totally different chipset (3dlabs), there is no documentation
available and therefore there will likely never be a driver for Linux.
Take that PCI card out and use the on-board PGX64 (ATI
mach64 based) video, Linux works on that just fine.