Subject: Re: tga graphic cards
To: Berndt Josef Wulf <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
Date: 10/16/1999 16:55:28
Berndt Josef Wulf <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Will Tru64 actually work with "any" random VGA card in high-res mode?
> > Can it run XF86? I don't know.
> Yes, DU4 and True64 Unix work with the Diamond Stealth 64 and similar
> cards. I consider 1024x768x16 to be a hires mode which performed quite
> well on my system.
The question was not whether it can run with any single SVGA card in a
hi-res mode. since DEC _sold_ s3-based cards, it most certainly can.
The question was whether it can run with any arbitrary card (e.g. a
supported list at least as long as xf86's). Last I saw, it couldn't.
has that changed?
Chris Demetriou - email@example.com - http://www.netbsd.org/People/Pages/cgd.html
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.