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RE: 3dfx graphic card


Run dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xfree86 and choose the tdfx driver. I have
another voodoo3 3dfx and the tdfx driver works fine.



On Mon, 2005-10-03 at 08:24 -0400, Piszcz, Justin wrote:
> Use Xorg -configure and then follow the instructions.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew Brown [mailto:afyeb1@tiscali.co.uk] 
> Sent: Monday, October 03, 2005 8:05 AM
> To: debian-user@lists.debian.org
> Subject: 3dfx graphic card
> Hi
> I hope somebody will help.  I am trying to install debian 3.1 (x86) on
> an
> older machine that I have to use as server and internet gateway.  It is
> a
> 400mhz machime with voodoo3 3dfx 3500 graphic card.  The problem is that
> in configuring the card, there is no voodoo or 3dfx chip listed in the
> option
> offered and I have tried a few different ones including vga and so far I
> have not been able to get the GDM to start.  What chip can I use and
> what
> are the setting needed (I think it is PC1 number ).  I am pulling my
> hair
> out and I am now almost bald.
> Thanks
> Andy
> Andrew
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