Announcing free software graphics drivers for Intel i965 chipset

Alex Deucher alexdeucher at
Wed Aug 9 20:33:35 PDT 2006

On 8/9/06, Russell Shaw <rjshaw at> wrote:
> Alan Cox wrote:
> > Ar Mer, 2006-08-09 am 22:52 +0200, ysgrifennodd Arkadiusz Miskiewicz:
> >
> >>since I'm looking for a linux/windows laptop for my wife (and she likes to
> >>play games :) So far my choice is one with radeon card (like x600).
> >
> > Be careful. Later ATI chips don't even have 2D support under Linux and
> > ATI don't seem interested in fixing that.
> What does "2D support" mean exactly?

the avivo based chips don't have open source mode setting or blit support yet.


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