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Re: Xorg 7 on sparc64



In article <4495CE97.1000206@netunix.com> you write:
>FWIW there are 2 variants of Ultra5 video.
>Early models only had enough video RAM for 8 bit video, later ones were 
>24 bit capable.

All are 24-bit capable, it's just 1 meg vs 4 megs video ram.  While
solaris dosn't support it, 16-bit works fine in linux.  I use 16-bit
on my ultra-5 (parts from two systems: older motherboard, 333mhz cpu)

Ultra-10 uses the same motherboard, therefore has the same onboard
video.  The UPA slot is blocked on the ultra-5, so only the ultra-10
can support the creator graphics.

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