First of all, thanks to everybody who answers my request. I cannot list
all of you because you are too many.
Most of you suggest to run: netscape -install to give netscape a private
color swap area. - doesn't work for me.
I am using Kernel 1.2.3 and XFree86 3.1.1. And the SVGA card I'm using is
Currently, XFree86 3.1.1 doesn't support my card, and I have to let Linux
treats my card as a general VGA16.
When I run 'netscape -mono', I can get netscape running with bouch of
So, my current solution is:
run netscape 1.1 if I want to view images and/or graphics
run netscape 2.0 if I want to view text files. (netscape 2.0 supports
XFree86 3.1.2 has the improvment of supporting Trident 9440 cards.
Thanks to Patrick.A.Hosein@gw1.att.com, he gives me the URL site which
has the newest XFree86 3.1.2D beta version
http://www.xfree86.org/ (click on the link to the Xfree86 beta release)
that version can fully support Trident 9440 cards and has improvement in
supporting 9660/9680 cards.
However, XFree86 3.1.2D will expire on June, 96.
Judy Z. Huang
email:firstname.lastname@example.org Tel:(908)699-3551 Beeper:(908)633-3181
Bellcore, 6 Corporate Place, Piscatway, NJ 08854-4199
This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.2 : Fri Sep 28 2001 - 23:10:55 CDT