Re: Two Video Adapters - disable one?

Rogier Wolff (
Thu, 10 Jul 1997 17:21:44 +0200 (MET DST)

Tethys wrote:
> >Disable one?
> >
> > I was wondering this a few months back, but never asked
> > can linux support two vidoe adapters?
> My two cgsix adapters seem to work fine under Linux/Sparc :-) On the
> PC, I've always been led to believe that the hardware couldn't support
> multiple VGA cards. You can have a VGA and an MDA card, though. Recently,
> some manufacturers have been making cards that allow you to use more
> than one simultaneously. The Matrox Millenium springs to mind (we have
> 2 or 3 in our PCs at work). I don't think you can mix and match with
> other cards, though.

Agreed: I asked "Metro-X" what cards I was supposed to have to be able
to use the multi headed feature. The answer was "Matrox, Matrox or