[CentOS] Fun with CentOS and Windows

Feizhou feizhou at graffiti.net
Fri Mar 16 09:03:03 UTC 2007

> 2) While the system is booting up, it tells me:
> MP-BUG: 8254 timer is not connected to APIC
> What does this mean and is there a way around it?

Hmm...maybe try noapic if you get stability issues.

> 3) CentOS does not appear to have the drivers for my video card or 
> monitor.  I have an e-GEForce 7100gs card and an Envision en910e monitor 
> (yeah, that old 19" CRT that has been working fine for 3+ years).  How 
> can I get more than 800x600 (need 1280x1024 to work properly? And please 
> don't say buy a new monitor - no money for that for a while....

Just hit www.nvidia.com and get their binary driver.

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