Re: Problems with Linux 2.4.1

From: Brad Douglas (
Date: Tue Feb 06 2001 - 22:22:47 EST

On 07 Feb 2001 02:27:57 +0000, Alexander Zvyagin wrote:

> 2) Frame-buffer mode does not work with my video card SiS630.
> But ok, frame-buffer mode is EXPERIMENTAL in linux.
> Computer boots, but screen is blank. All messages are fine.

> 01:00:0 VGA compatible controller: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS]:
Unknown device 6300
> (rev 11)

Your particular chipset (actually, a 6300, which is different than the
630) is not supported by the SIS frame buffer. If this chipset is a
VESA 2.0+ compatible controller, then you will be able to use the VESA
frame buffer.

Brad Douglas

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