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From: "Donsbach, Jeff" <jeff.donsbach@...>
Subject: RE: Installation on a Digital Personal Workstation 433au
Date: Fri, 9 Jan 2004 10:04:38 -0500
Fabien wrote:
>  My problem is that the box still has it's original TGA2 graphic card
which is not
> supported by xfree. 

Yes it is. Has been for quite a while. At least it is in other distros
like Red Hat and Debian and the support was submitted back to the Xfree
maintainers (thanks to Jay Estabrook).

> Can I change the graphic board with *ANY* pci card ? Or do I have to
search for a
> Alpha-specific card ?

Matrox Millenium[II], Permedia 2 based boards and ATI Radeon 7500 all
work well and are supported as well. But, you should be able to get your
TGA2 going.

Jeff D

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