[Wine] ati mobility X1400 being recognized as a geforce 3 card

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Mon Jan 18 20:26:22 CST 2010

rashj3 wrote:
> I don't use the fglrx driver, I was recommended to use the Radeon driver since the X1400 is legacy by ATI's standards and the current Catalyst linux drivers don't support legacy. I haven't had any other issues with the Radeon driver. Just frustrating ATI doesn't like to support linux very much. 
Hmmm.  That may be why your card is mis-identified.  Can you try the
Catalyst driver anyway.  I have an X1600 in my MacBookPro and I would
not consider this card 'legacy'.

> This has probably been answered before, but can you install ATI drivers for Windows via wine and have it work? Or wine is solely based off the linux drivers?
No.  Wine does not support Windows video drivers.

James McKenzie

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