help! via unichrome vn800 solved

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mint-italy
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help! via unichrome vn800 solved

Postby mint-italy » Wed Oct 10, 2007 3:14 pm

hello, i have a problem... how can i configure my video driver? i have a via unichrome vn800.
thank you...

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Postby Husse » Wed Oct 10, 2007 5:45 pm

I'm not sure but I think it's installed by default. I recently removed a lot of video drivers I don't need.
Open synaptic (Install Software) and search for unichrome
If it's not installed it's just to go ahead.
I'm not sure about Cassandra but should be the same
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Postby mint-italy » Thu Oct 11, 2007 3:07 am

hello and thanks for the respost...
in xorg.conf i've seen only "vesa". if i change "vesa" in "via" at reboot pc is ko...
however, i can use vesa driver (i've seen that webpage scroll well :D ), but the big problem is that i can't configure my screen resolution. it's 1280x800 and vesa is 800x600...
how can resolve this problem?
1000 thanks...

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Postby nick » Thu Oct 11, 2007 5:58 am

Hi

You could try;

The 30 second unichrome install guide

http://wiki.openchrome.org/tikiwiki/tik ... ource+code

Nick

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Postby Husse » Thu Oct 11, 2007 6:32 am

Apart from nick's solution you should be able to install in synaptic. However I'm not sure at all what the driver is called in xorg.conf - probably via but it could be s3g or unichrome....
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Postby mint-italy » Sat Oct 13, 2007 3:55 pm

After 2 days, I've resolved my problem... I've found my video driver on http://www.openchrome.org. Now also 3d is ok.
Thanks for your help and regards from Italy. :D


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