[K12OSN] Cyrix display chip
cwt137 at yahoo.com
Mon Sep 13 19:02:22 UTC 2004
I have 2 ideas:
1. Make sure the pci id of your cyrix vid. card is in
the vidlist file. Ive had about 3 cards over the years
not in that file.
2. One time, I had some S3 cards that didn't work
properly when using the default native driver. So I
tried svga driver and it was too slow, so what I did
was use the S3 driver but turned off the accel. I made
a custom XF86Config file for thoes pc's but I think
now, in the lts.config you can pass the extra options
needed to turn off acell.
I don't know if that will work or not but you can try
--- Jonathan Carter
<jonathan at shuttleworthfoundation.org> wrote:
> Hi K12OSN List
> We're installing thin clients in schools using
> K12LTSP 4.0.1 and K12LTSP
> 4.1. Our new batch of donated thin clients uses the
> Cyrix 5530 display
> chip, which doesn't seem to work if I use the
> "cyrix" driver in the
> lts.conf file.
> It works using the "vesa" driver, but graphics is
> painfully slow.
> Is there an updated cyrix driver I can download
> somewhere? Or are there
> extra kernel parameters that I need to specify
> Any help or advice would be greatly appreciated.
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