Matrox Mil2 Mandrake7.1 video problem

Matrox Mil2 Mandrake7.1 video problem

Post by Mike Margeru » Sun, 31 Dec 1899 09:00:00

I have thin blue vertical bars going down the screen.  changing
resolutions and color depth dont seem to help.  any ideas?
Its a matrox millenium ii that runs in windows fine.
I am running  the XServer that came with the distro.  i know its 3.3.x
thanks for the help!
Mike Margerum

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Too much eyestrain.  Please help.  Everything else is great with the
OS.  Sound was not hard to get working.  Modem, ethernet, etc is working
fine.  Just this video thing is urking me!


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