Subject: Re: NVidia question
To: None <>
From: Michael van Elst <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/08/2002 08:36:30 (Paul Dokas) writes:

>Really, everyone that I've asked here at work has told me that card
>(at least in laptops) is only supported by XFree86 under Linux.
>At least for *accelerated* 2D.  Unaccelerated 2D may or may not work.

The 'nv' driver supports some accelerated 2D operations. Enough to
be useful for your standard X11 desktop, it also supports Xvideo.

Only a few months ago the 'nv' driver also started to support flat panel
displays, i.e. it is usuable on Laptops.

                                Michael van Elst
                                "A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."