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Old February 13, 2008, 01:21 PM
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Originally Posted by Shadowmeph View Post
Well I give up on Linux well it isn't a Linux problem its an ATI problen there drivers are pretty bad for windows but Linux ati driver Suck huge I spent the paste week trying to config my Radeon x800 vid card and it failed every time well except once out of the 30+ reinstalls of Linux the drivers actually worked buit then I screwed up and never could get them working properly again I was going to install Linux on my new system I am building but since I am going ATI for the card ( because they are allot cheaper) I won't be installing Linux which is to bad I like Linux its just those fn drivers from ati so a little advice for anyone planing on running linux make sure you don't have a ATI card especially an x800 ( which are apparently the worst for Linux ) SO back to this winblows again oh yeah
You are permitted to use periods in this section of the forum :). It helps us read it better, lol.

Yeah I setup linux on my x800 and my x850 which worked ok, but I could never get 3d acceleration to work. Hopefully that will change now that they are releasing their drivers specs to the open source community.
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