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Re: Is the SiS5596 supported?

On Tue, May 08, 2001 at 12:39:56AM +0200, Sven Kirmess wrote:
> I looked at the hardware compatibility list but I
> didn't find the SiS5596. It is a chipset with
> shared memory "on board VGA". I'm not going to
> use X. The question is, does it (presumably) work
> on the console or are there some known problems
> with share memory VGA chipsets?

I'm nearly sure it will work.

> http://www.asus.com/products/motherboard/pentium/p55sp4v/index.html

> Sven 
> btw: I have not yet bought the board and therefore
> can't test it out myself.

Sure you can still buy this one???

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