Information for newport Users

Guido Günther

24 February 2003

1. Supported Hardware

This is an unaccelerated driver for the SGI newport cards (a.k.a. XL) as found in the SGI Indy and Indigo2. Both the 8bit and 24bit versions are tested and working.

2. Features

3. Notes

4. Configuration

The driver auto-detects all device information necessary to initialize the card on the Indy. The only lines you need in the "Device" section of your xorg.conf file are:

       Section "Device"
           Identifier "SGI newport"
           Driver     "newport"
Indigo2 users have to use the BusID option as documented below.

However, if you have problems with auto-detection, you can specify:

5. Authors

6. Acknowledgements