> -----Original Message----- > From: .VWV. [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] > Sent: Wednesday, June 25, 2003 7:47 PM > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Subject: ATI 8500 or matrox 550? > > > > Hi. > > Owing to the need of purchasing a supported video-card before > it's too late > for my 4.6.2, I would like to know if the X Window System > driver can run > fine or not the ATI 8500. I have noticed the driver is not > listed in the > 'sysinstall' tool. If I choose 'ati' using xf86config or editing > /etc/X11/XF86Config, would the card work as well as a Matrox 550 one? >
You would actually want the radeon driver, not the ati one. http://www.xfree86.org/4.3.0/radeon.4.html http://people.freebsd.org/~anholt/dri/index.html I've never personally used one, but it seems like it ought to work. -Will _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"