ATI or nVidia
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Wed Sep 26 14:02:57 UTC 2007
Robert Stockdale IV wrote:
> Yes I did use the Restricted driver. The default was nv and I changed that
> to nvidia. I tried using configuration tools as well as editing
> xorg.confmanually. Maybe it is a defective card. I did use
> acceleration, but not
> completely. It was not responsive and it would crash.
This might (probably) has nothing to do with your problem, but I offer
it as food for thought.
I once had an AGP Nvidia card that would *not* work stable at 8X AGP
(even though it was supposed to support it.)
Unfortunately, with the design of the nvidia drivers, the only way to
force it down to 4X was by editing the source. The procedure was well
documented in the nvidia documentation, but still *way* beyond the call
of reasonable for most end users.
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