Does FreeBSD work with "SB Live" and "GeForce"?
stormspotter at 6Texans.net
Fri Apr 29 09:59:23 PDT 2005
On Thu, 28 Apr 2005 17:45:56 -0700
Gary Kline <kline at tao.thought.org> wrote:
> I'm looking at doing a build-your-own desktop/tower system.
> It's an Intel 2.9GHz motherboard with builtin graphics and
> sound. But to be on the safe side I just want stuff to
> *work*. So will to order a video and sound card. cAn anybody
> tell me if FBSD-5.3 works with the SoundBlaster Live card and
> the "GeForce MX4000 64M" card? Since I can't fiddle with my
> hardware myself, I'd rather than everything just-works.
> ...Rather than having to beg favors.
> Also, if anybody knows of a good online store, please let me
> know. I found a website called "tigerdirect.com". Am I
> tossing the dice? anybody dealt with this place?
Not directly, but I had a friend whose ram order was mysteriously "lost"
the day after they placed it. The ram price had just gone up by about
$20, and of course Tigerdirect would not give them the old price... That
and the couple of people I have known with Tigerdirect computers found
them to be pretty cheap in quality.
I have found www.newegg.com and www.zipzoomfly.com to have pretty good
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