Subject: Re: NVidia question
To: None <>
From: Nathan J. Williams <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/07/2002 13:05:01
Paul Dokas <> writes:

> I know that there's no hope of XFree86 supporting the 3D engine in it,
> but does anyone know if the NVidia GeForce4 440 works with XFree86 4.2
> in 2D mode?  I have the chance to get a new laptop (Dell Latitude c840)
> that will *only* come with this video card.

XFree86 4.2 under NetBSD works with a NVidia GeForce4 440; my new
system (desktop) has just such a card in it.

It seems fine. I'm not a graphics-head, so I've no idea how good or
fast it is, except to say that "xscreensaver looks pretty zippy".

        - Nathan