Subject: Re: VGA cards and AXPpci33 boards
To: None <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/23/2001 19:03:26
On Sun, Oct 21, 2001 at 10:26:46AM -0300, Jared D. McNeill wrote:
> I'm looking for a VGA card that will work with X on an AXPpci33 board. Any
> suggestions? So far I've tried:
> Cirrus Logic CL5430 Display comes on and console works, but running X
> locks the machine.
I have a handful of cards, all ISA except for the S3 card in my AlphaStation
200. Luckily, every single card is usable as a console. Attempting to
start an X server does lock the machine solid, though. This is on
Attempting to start X on my AS 200 with a PCI video card gives the exact
same error messages as the AXPpci33+ISA-VGA but doesn't lock the machine
I'm about to hit eBay to see if I can find a TGA card that will work
with X. There are PCI TGA/TGA2 cards, right?
Kevin P. Neal http://www.pobox.com/~kpn/
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