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Re: 3D cards on Alpha-RHL?

> Hi all,

> I haven't seen this in my own archive of this list, but I may have deleted
> those messages thinking I wouldn't be interested...
> Does anyone have experience with using the voodoo2 or other OpenGL
> accelerated cards with Mesa on an alpha running Red Hat Linux (I'm at 
> 5.1 with kernel 2.1.128, soon to be 2.1.129)?  If so, what driver
> do you use?
AFAIK the Voodoo driver is very Intel specific and the original author, an
employee of the manufacturer who does the driver in his spare time, is
interested in an Alpha port but has not yet done it. The driver itself is
binary only which makes it impossible for others to port...

> Thanks
> --erik evensen

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