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Re: [SLE] Integrated Graphic Card
  • From: Peter D Bethke <pdbethke@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 17 May 2001 14:07:18 -0400
  • Message-id: <B7298B96.13602%pdbethke@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Leah,

Here's the dump...

01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] 6306
3D-AGP
(rev 2a) (prog-if 00 [VGA])
Subsystem: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] SiS530,620 GUI
Accelerator+3
D
Flags: bus master, 66Mhz, medium devsel, latency 32, IRQ 9
Memory at f7000000 (32-bit, prefetchable) [size=8M]
Memory at f7fe0000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=64K]
I/O ports at cc00 [size=128]
Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 1
Capabilities: [50] AGP version 1.0

Peter


> From: Leah Cunningham <leah@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Thu, 17 May 2001 10:48:11 -0700
> To: Peter D Bethke <pdbethke@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [SLE] Integrated Graphic Card
>
> Hmmnn . . . could you send us the results of the 'lspci -v' command.
> (The VGA Controller bit is the necessary part.)
>
> Peter D Bethke (pdbethke@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx) [010517 10:36]:
> - > yeah... When I run SaX it's real ugly, all I see it a big white square
> that
> - > seems to track with the mouse. All else is black.
> - >
> - > I'm assuming this is not good. I also ran SaX2 -f, same result.
> - >
> - > Peter
> - >
> - > > From: Leah Cunningham <leah@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> - > > Date: Thu, 17 May 2001 10:27:15 -0700
> - > > To: Peter D Bethke <pdbethke@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> - > > Cc: suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx
> - > > Subject: Re: [SLE] Integrated Graphic Card
> - > >
> - > > - > I just installed 7.1 on a HP Vectra VE with an onboard chip. It
> looks
> - > > - > terrible in KDE. All smeared and almost illegible. Does anyone have
> any
> - > > - > suggestions? It seemed like the installation detected the video
> okay, but
> - > > - > only offered 256 colors at all resolutions - I'm sure it is capable
> of
> - > > more.
> - > > - > Does this mean the drivers are not fitting with the card properly?
> - > >
> - > > Did you try running Sax2?
> - > >
> - > > - > Peter Bethke
> - > > - >
> - > > - > > From: Leah Cunningham <leah@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> - > > - > > Date: Thu, 17 May 2001 07:51:24 -0700
> - > > - > > To: "Huerta, Gerardo" <HUERTA@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> - > > - > > Cc: "'suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx'" <suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx>
> - > > - > > Subject: Re: [SLE] Integrated Graphic Card
> - > > - > >
> - > > - > > - > Unfortunaltely the bios has no option to disable the graphic
> card
> - > > - > > - > Also I have checked the main board and the same.
> - > > - > >
> - > > - > > There was an onboard video chip one of my motherboards, and I was
> also
> - > > - > > unable to disable this in the bios, however when I plugged in the
> - > > - > > video card, it worked just fine. Usually the bios automatically
> - > > - > > will use a PCI or AGP video card over the onboard card.
> - > > - > >
> - > > - > > - > > yes it is possible. You have to disable it in your bios to
> tell
> - > > the bios
> - > > - > > - > > which is going to be the main video card.
> - > > - > > - > >
> - > > - > > - > >
> - > > - > > - > > At 04:00 PM 5/17/2001 +0200, you wrote:
> - > > - > > - > > >Hello,
> - > > - > > - > > >
> - > > - > > - > > > The question is:
> - > > - > > - > > >
> - > > - > > - > > > Can I add a graphic card to a PC that has already
> an
> - > > - > > integrated
> - > > - > > - > > >graphic card ?
> - > > - > > - > > > Will linux and sax use it ?
> - > > - > > - > > >
> - > > - > > - > > > Anyone who has tried it, please give me a hint.
> - > > - > > - > > >
> - > > - > > - > > >Thanks.
> - > > - > > - > > >
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> - > > - > > I can't believe it's not UNIX!!!
> - > > - > > ------------------------------------------------------------
> - > > - > > Leah Cunningham | SuSE Expert, NOS Engineer,
> - > > - > > Undisclosed Address | QA & Linux geek, et al.
> - > > - > >
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> - > > - >
> - > >
> - > > I can't believe it's not UNIX!!!
> - > > ------------------------------------------------------------
> - > > Leah Cunningham | SuSE Expert, NOS Engineer,
> - > > Undisclosed Address | QA & Linux geek, et al.
> - >
> - >
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> - >
>
> I can't believe it's not UNIX!!!
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> Leah Cunningham | SuSE Expert, NOS Engineer,
> Undisclosed Address | QA & Linux geek, et al.
>
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