[SDL] Off-topic question, but important...

Dave dleimbac at phoenix.lhup.edu
Sat Apr 15 11:11:47 PDT 2000


Just saw an ad for Voodoo 5 though.  Anyone know what happened to four?
Netscape did the same thing though 4(Old) - > 6(New).

Curious ain't it!!!?
Dave

On Sat, 15 Apr 2000, Ryan Wahle wrote:

> 
> Well, I have a Voodoo Banshee AGP and it works fine, so it should for you
> too... I was told that linux currently treats a AGP device exactly like a
> pci device, so it should work with everything..
> 
> 
> 
> On Fri, 14 Apr 2000, Nicholas Vining wrote:
> 
> > Alright... so I'm getting new 3D hardware, and upgrading from my poor tired
> > crapped out Voodoo Graphics. Now, I'm positive that a Voodoo 3 is the way to
> > go... but my question is, do the Linux 3D drivers (Glide/whatever) use AGP,
> > or does no such beast exist... a position which would mean that I'd just be
> > better off getting a PCI Voodoo3 rather than the more expensive AGP ones?
> > 
> > I hate shopping for hardware... I always end up confused. I deal in
> > software, damnit!
> > 
> > Nicholas
> > -----------------------------------
> > Nicholas Vining         "So what're we going to do tonight, Brain?"
> > vining at pacificcoast.net "The same thing we do every night, Pinky,
> > icq: 20872003            world domination through Linux."
> > 
> > 
> > 
> 
> 




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