How to Install VGA Cards Driver in Red Hat Linux 7.2

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How to Install VGA Cards Driver in Red Hat Linux 7.2

Postby farrukh » Sun Dec 14, 2003 4:53 pm


Hello guys.

I am new to linux. I recently install Linux 7.2 I have a problem with my VGA card (ATI 3D Rage Pro AGP 2X). During Installation I choose Gener because my vga card is not on the list. please tell me how to detect any hardware and how to install there apropriate drivers.

And also tell me the Linux 7.2 Command which used on text (Shell, Console, and other)

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Postby farhantoqeer » Sun Dec 14, 2003 5:27 pm

you can use setup commnad if you are using rh 7.2 to configure various hardware including vga. I used the said chip at rh 7.2 and it works fine for me. try to install rpms of ATI/Mach packages first before executing setup (i dont remember the exact name).
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Postby LinuxFreaK » Sun Dec 14, 2003 9:59 pm

Dear Farrukh,
Salam,

First PLease Check your Hardware Compability You will configure your VGA Card throught Xconfigurator Command.

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Postby ather_36 » Mon Dec 15, 2003 3:53 pm

Plz 1st check ur Hardware Compatibilty Oki?And second plz check the file sysconfig/hwconf..If the information of ur VGA card is present this file.Then it will be possibily install.The full path of this file is
/etc/sysconfig/hwconf
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