amd64 amd dual head graphics cards?

Oliver Lehmann lehmann at
Mon Apr 4 12:33:42 PDT 2005

Scott Long wrote:

> The old Matrox G550 card might do what you want.  There was an optional
> binary-only driver for it, but I think that the stock driver in
> XFree86/Xorg will drive dual displays with it.

Regarding to matrox's readme, only the g400 needed the binary-only driver
for dualhead. everything since a g450 included doesn't need that driver
(which is i386 only) for dualhead.
So, the card should work "out of the box" with xorg's mga driver.

I own a G400DH and I'm lost... ;)

 Oliver Lehmann

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