Diamond Viper

Diamond Viper

Post by m.dill.. » Thu, 19 May 1994 03:41:00

Hello folks,

I am just new to Linux and for this area, so I am very interested if  
anybody has made a Diamond Viper with Weitek P9000 run under X?

If so, how can I get the drivers?

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1. Diamond Viper 770 Ultra and Viper II drivers

On Thu, 01 Jun 2000 02:52:31 GMT, Joe

shouted forth into the ether:

1:  Start Xconfigurator, if the card doesn't get autodetected, tell it to
use the SVGA server and specify the amount of video RAM the card has.  
Worked for me with a Diamond Viper 770 and RH 6.1 [0], should work for the
Ultra unless they've b0rken the chipset bits something awful (IIRC both
the normal 770 and the Ultra use the TNT2 chipset.  If I'm worng and the
Ultra uses some sort of modified GeForce chipset, which happens
frequently, you may have to upgrade your Xfree86 or use 6.2.  Upgrade
directions for getting Xfree 3.3.6 are at
http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mhgraham/UpgradeXfree.html )

2:  See above.

[0] Xconfigurator, and RedHat in general, had a lot more trouble with this
than SuSE 6.x and SaX did.  *shrug*

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