Linux Glide Update

February 22nd, 2000 by Crusader

3dfx‘s Joseph Kain sent in the following Linux Glide announcement:

There are new Glide releases for Voodoo2, Voodoo Banshee, and Voodoo3available. These Glide releases are for use with the stand alone(non-DRI) based drivers. These drivers should be used in conjunctionwith XFree86 3.x.

These new releases have the following bug fixes:
- Shutdown sequence now properly shuts down all Voodoo boards.
   – This may fix problems experienced in restarting the video in some games.

The files Glide_V2-2.53-5.i386.rpm and Glide_V2-2.53-5.i386.glibc2.0.rpmare now available on the following page:

The file Glide_SDK-2.2-11.i386.rpm is now available on the following pages:

Please follow the instructions on the above pages to install thesepackages.

If you experience any difficulty installing any of these driver pleasedirect your questions to the USENET newsgroup 3dfx.glide.linux.

Again note that these releases do NOT work with the DRI/XFree86 4.0based drivers.

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