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Re: [SLUG] Graphics Card

On Thu, 2007-06-14 at 12:36 +1000, Gav wrote:
> Hi all,
> Could anyone recommend a low to midrange graphics card for box running
> Ubuntu Feisty. Want to run applications like 3d Desktop, 3d chess,
> virtualbox etc. Not really for high end games. Present 32mb matrox card
> is really struggling.

Although I haven't tried 3D chess, my Intel GMA 945 runs the composite
desktop as well as games like tuxracer flawlessly with the GPLed drivers
from Intel (which are included by default in Feisty).

The card is the lowest range one in Dell's laptops and thus dirt cheap
and does the trick.


> Thanks,
> Gav

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