[parisc-linux] x86 on b2000

Grant Grundler grundler@parisc-linux.org
Tue, 16 Sep 2003 11:47:26 -0600

On Tue, Sep 16, 2003 at 06:39:03PM +0100, mmogenius@v8fiesta.co.uk wrote:
> Ok thanks to everyone i now have the graphics card and it appears to work a 
> little better as i now get a nice picture of a penguine in the top left
> corner when i boot tha machine

that's good

> .... although i am not sure what type of card i should 
> configure it as under X.... what other ways are there of configuring X other 
> then xf86config as it's rather confusing. Thanks

Yes - edit /etc/X11/XF86Config-4 directly.
You can grab one that works on C3000 with Vis-EG from

You will probably have to edit the resolution (eg 1280x1024)
to match what you currently have enabled.

When powering up the computer, hit <TAB> to pick the highest
resolution that works with your monitor/LCD. Then make sure
those are the only values in you XFConfig86-4 file.