LINUX and XFree86Please note - ATI Technical Support has NO INFORMATION regarding:
Your best sources for answers to these questions are:
ATI Technical Support receives a large number or inquiries regarding "driver support for LINUX".
Most of these "LINUX" questions are really about XFree86, a freeware implementation of the graphical X-Windows System that is bundled with many of the popular LINUX Distribution packages.
ATI Technical Support cannot answer questions about XFree86 features, compatibility, installation or configuration.
Please consult one of the following sources for help:
Selected sections of the XFree86 FAQ [ http://www.xfree86.org/FAQ/ ] and the XFree86 188.8.131.52 Release Notes [ http://www.xfree86.org/184.108.40.206/RELNOTES.html ] are reproduced here for your convenience. Please direct any questions or concerns regarding these materials to XFree86 and NOT to ATI):
ATI-TV Tuner Products
ATI does not provide TV tuner software for the LINUX/XFree86 environment. Any tuner software available for this environment is developed within the LINUX/XFree86 community.
For additional information regarding the use ATI-TV Tuner Products under X-Windows, please see Linux/XFree86 Developments [ http://www.atitech.com/ca_us/resource_centre/dev_rel/linux.html ] in the Developer Relations section of our corporate website.
Support from the Linux Distributor
Some Linux vendors such as Caldera [ http://www.calderasystems.com/index.html ] and Red Hat [ http://www.redhat.com/ ] offer their own Technical Support services. Check the documentation you received when you purchased a Linux Distribution to determine whether Technical Support is available from the vendor.
General Information Regarding UNIX Environments
For more general information related to UNIX-type environments, please refer to "UNIX Environments" [ http://support.atitech.ca/faq/unix.html ].
For additional information on Linux/XFree86 support please see Linux/XFree86 Developments [ http://www.atitech.com/ca_us/resource_centre/dev_rel/linux.html ] in the Developer Relations section of our corporate website.
Last modified: Friday August 06, 1999.