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Old 05-18-04, 02:58 PM   #2
Kamel
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Default Re: Asus v9570td (GeForce FX 5700) and Linux

it will work fine using xinerama, but you will need to find the specs for screen1.

if what you're looking for is the actual game spanned across both monitors, go ahead and give up. the only game that can do this is hacked versions of quake and only a couple of others. in other words, it's not worth the effort.

if you want a card for this (game over 2 screens), you will probably be more interested in a matrox video card. even then, like i said, i seriously dont think it's worth it.
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hardware murdered so far: geforce 5900u, deceised: sat on it. geforce 6600gt deceised: improperly mounted heatsink. 3 asus a7n8x-e deluxe motherboards, deceised: unsure. mobile amd xp2600 processor, deceised: chipped core due to compusa heatsink. dfi lanparty ultra b, deceised: unsure, third memory bank went out. samsung cd burner 48x40x48, deceised: unsure, will only read pressed cd's very slowly. samsung TH552C dvd burner (dual layer), deceised: same as other samsung . 10gb seagate 5200rpm drive, deceised: tried fixing a pin that was pushed into the drive by inserting an ide cable upside down. 40gb maxtor drive, deceised: maxtor manufacturer. 80gb western digital, deceised: unnatural causes. swan xt10, deceised: brutal pre-meditated murder, even video taped (it wasn't y2k compliant). logitech mx510, deceised: death by electricution. ati remote wonder, deceised: death by electricution.
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