Ultimate Edition 2.8 need some help...

Basil Chupin blchupin at iinet.net.au
Tue Jul 20 12:43:28 UTC 2010


On 20/07/10 18:55, Larry wrote:
> On 07/20/2010 03:44 AM, Basil Chupin wrote:
>    
>> On 20/07/10 06:03, NoOp wrote:
>>
>>      
>>> On 07/19/2010 07:24 AM, Basil Chupin wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>        
>>>> On 19/07/10 23:03, Larry wrote:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>          
>>> [...*Please* trim your posts...]
>>>
>>>
>>>        
>>>>> *I just want to add this, since I do have a Geforce4 mx 440 128mb ram
>>>>> card...So far it has worked just fine
>>>>> using Ultimate Edition 2.6, 2.7&     2.8 the beta one...
>>>>>       I use the Nvidia driver 96.43.17, I am not sure if the 173 driver
>>>>> works or not, since I have never
>>>>> really tried it...
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>            
>>>> If my memory serves me right, I think that you will find that the #173
>>>> will work with it. Try it - just use the Hardware Drivers option to
>>>> install it and if it doesn't work then de-activate it and go for the
>>>> first one on the list which I think is the #96.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>          
>>> The archives for this thread will serve you better :-)
>>> <quote>
>>>
>>>
>>>        
>>>> 3) The 173 driver supports GeForce 4? Perhaps you can write a mod to:
>>>> http://packages.ubuntu.com/lucid/nvidia-173
>>>> <quote>
>>>> GPUs ranging from GeForce series 5 to Geforce series 9 are supported.
>>>> </quote>
>>>>
>>>> "He has a GeForce4 MX 440."
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>          
>>> </quote>
>>>
>>> <quote>
>>>
>>>
>>>        
>>>> http://www.nvidia.com/object/linux_display_ia32_96.43.16.html
>>>> http://www.nvidia.com/object/linux_display_ia32_173.14.25.html
>>>>
>>>> Click 'Supported Products' on both.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>          
>>> </quote>
>>>
>>> So, I'll repeat: the 173 driver _does not_ support GeForce 4.
>>>
>>>
>>>        
>> Alright already :-) . I was working from memory and you found some
>> written comments. So, the #173 according to this doesn't support the 440
>> :-) .
>>
>> But then you quoted recently something which stated that the 5500 was
>> supported by the #256 driver - and I proved last night that it isn't (or
>> at least not with openSUSE 11.2 on my wife's computer) :-) .
>>
>> You win some, you lose some....
>>
>> (Once you hit the age of 20 or so your "little grey cells" start to go
>> downhill quite rapidly :-) .)
>>
>> BC
>>
>>
>>      
> *Hello Basil,
>
> Well I have not even tried too use the driver #173, I let the "hardware
> drivers" tell me what is the best...
>
> I am not sure what you mean I had made a Quote,


I was responding to NoOp.

Nah, nah, nah! 'Twas NoOp who made this statement not you :-) .

>   about the 5500 which
> supports #256 driver...Very
> strange, for I do not even have that card, or why I would have even
> mentioned it at all...Since I
> know nothing about it in the first place...
>
> HA age 20, how about three times that amount LOL!!!!
>    

Oh, gosh, they're almost all gone for you! :-D .

> Maye you have a GREAT! Day today...
>    

And the same to you!

BC

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