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Re: Video card



On Tue, Oct 07, 2008 at 11:24:48AM -0400, Carroll Grigsby wrote:
> On Monday 06 October 2008 07:27:44 pm Paul Johnson wrote:
> > On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 4:04 PM, Dan <dan steele d gmail com> wrote:
> > > Could you give me some names of Video cards that are most compatible with
> > > Fedora 9 and that have drivers for Fedora 9??
> > >
> > >                             Thank you dan
> 
> >>> snip
> 
> 
> > If I were buying something now, I'd look at Intel video cards and/or
> > motherboards with built-in video from Intel.  Several people have
> > pointed out that  Intel is actually engaged in open source research
> > and some people say the 3D drivers for them are better. But I don't
> > have any Intel devices to test.
> >
> > This page encourages me:
> >
> > http://support.intel.com/support/graphics/sb/CS-010512.htm
> >
> > They give a list of cards, and I'd stay within that list if I were you.
> >
> > --
> > Paul E. Johnson
> > Professor, Political Science
> > 1541 Lilac Lane, Room 504
> > University of Kansas
> 
> Is there such a thing as an Intel video card? Or even a card using an Intel 
> chip? When I looked into this several years back, all that I was able to find 
> from Intel was a very high priced specialized card. I followed the link that 
> you provided above, and everything there seemed to refer to on-board chips.
> 
I think most (all?) Intel video is integrated on the motherboard.

-- 
Chris Green


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