[CentOS] Re: Switch to Nvidia from ATI

Bisbal, Prentice PBisbal at LexPharma.com
Wed Oct 18 18:31:25 UTC 2006

I'm using a dual-headed setup w/ the NVIDIA driver and it works fine,
even with hardware 3D stereo.

BTW - I'm using RHEL3WS. I haven't switched to CentOS yet. I subscribed
before making the switch. 


-----Original Message-----
From: centos-bounces at centos.org [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On
Behalf Of Mauricio Tavares
Sent: Wednesday, October 18, 2006 1:10 PM
To: centos at centos.org
Subject: [CentOS] Re: Switch to Nvidia from ATI

Jay Leafey wrote:
>> I am having some issues (e.g. System lock ups) with my ATI 9250 Video

>> card.
>> I am thinging about replacing it with either a Nvidia
>> FX5200, FX5500, or a FX5600 card.
>> Is anyone using one of these cards on Centos 4.1 with the stock 
>> (XORG) nv driver?
> I'm currently using an nVidia FX 5600 card on my workstation running 
> CentOS 4.4.  I used the XORG nv driver for a while with good, stable 
> results, but switched to the nVidia-provided driver for better 3D 
> performance.  Gotta be able to play Quake 4, don't you know!
> For anything that does not require 3D, tho, the nv driver seems to 
> work just fine.

	How about dual head setup?

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