I also have a current machine with one of those listed gpu.

A friend got hacked on windows, I got them setup with a ryzen chip and no
integrated GPU. Finding a supported gpu was a challenge but, those old
drivers allow the machine to have display.

Please try to maintain the older drivers, thanks.

Best,
Owen

On Sun, Sep 3, 2017, 18:03 David Chisnall <thera...@freebsd.org> wrote:

> On 3 Sep 2017, at 06:31, Cy Schubert <cy.schub...@komquats.com> wrote:
> >
> > Thanks for the heads up Johannes. I currently have three machines that
> each
> > run ATI r128, mach64 and the last one an mga card. I normally use my i945
> > and i915 laptops (mostly the former) but on occasion I may fire up X on
> one
> > of the other three. Having a drm-legacy port in the tree would benefit to
> > me.
>
> It’s been quite a while since I used any of these (though much of the list
> is very familiar), but the last machine I ran with a mach64 card was faster
> with the vesa driver than with the ‘accelerated’ driver (as I recall, it
> was a 500MHz Pentium III).  I suspect the real question is not whether
> people have machines that use these cards, but whether they do anything
> with them where they’d notice the lack of acceleration.
>
> David
>
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