Graphics card recommendation

Warren Block wblock at
Wed Oct 14 16:55:09 UTC 2009

On Wed, 14 Oct 2009, jgrosch at wrote:
> nVidia support on i386 FreeBSD is not much better. One can use an nVidia
> card with 7.1 but under 7.2 one hits the dreaded mtrr error. A Google
> search finds many posts on how to fix this but none of them seem to work.
> I could be wrong but nVidia does not seem to be very interested in working
> with the FreeBSD project to address these problems. ATI also seems to have
> a problem with mtrr under 7.2. I'm still trying to sort this out. I hope
> 8.0 will address these problems.

All of my cards are ATI and I don't know of the "mtrr" problem you're 
talking about.  This X1650 works fine on i386 with both 7-STABLE and 

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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