[ubuntu-in] PCIe Graphics Card for ubuntu

Mani A a.mani.cms at gmail.com
Sun Oct 26 14:18:50 GMT 2008

On Sat, Oct 25, 2008 at 4:30 PM,  <ubuntu-in-request at lists.ubuntu.com> wrote:
"Shashank Bharadwaj" <shanka.mns at gmail.com> wrote:
>> A problem with Ubuntu is that the X-... is too old and all these will
>> work far better on distros like Fedora9 and above on Open source
>> drivers. Most of these cards have on-board RAM from 128MB to 1GB.
>> Prices depend on that too.
> hmm, will keep that in mind.
Update. Ubuntu-8.10 has most of the recent graphics stuff. The driver
'radeon' will be supporting 3D, compiz etc on most  ATI cards.
According to some xorg developers, the best supported ATI card (at the
moment) is radeon hd 1950 (that will mean the whole 1xxx series).


A. Mani

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