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Old 11-22-2007, 10:05 AM
"Guillermo Garron"
 
Default OT: Video Card Nvidia card

On Nov 21, 2007 11:34 PM, Kelly Clowers <kelly.clowers@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Nov 21, 2007 5:29 PM, Guillermo Garron <guillermo.fedora@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I am using an ATI Radeo X300 right now, but Compiz is not really
> > working for me so I want to change it for a Nvidia one, I have these
> > options
> >
> > VIDEO NVIDIA XFX GeForce 8500 GT 512 MB PCI Express VCD w/DVI TVOut SLI
> > VIDEO NVIDIA ZOTAC GeForce 8600GT 256MB DDR2 PCI Express VCD w/DVI TVOut
> > VIDEO NVIDIA XFX GeForce 8600 GT 512 MB PCI Express VCD w/DVI TVOut SLI
> > VIDEO NVIDIA MSI GeForce 8600 GTS 512 MB PCI Express VCD w/DVI TVOut SLI
> >
> > which one do you recommend for Compiz compatibility, are all of them
> > good supported by Debian?
>
> Vendor, amount of ram, etc, doesn't really matter for drivers, so:
> > GeForce 8500 GT
> > GeForce 8600 GT
> > GeForce 8600 GT
> > GeForce 8600 GTS
>
> They are basically all the same card. I imagine their support with
> nvidia's binary driver would be identical (I don't know if they all be
> good or all be bad). Support for these devices was added in April.
>
Thank you very much Kelly,

greetins,
Guillermo

>
> Cheers,
> Kelly Clowers
>
>
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