[ut2003io] radeon

Jon Trulson jon at radscan.com
Fri Sep 27 23:47:24 EDT 2002

On 27 Sep 2002, zakk wrote:

> Date: 27 Sep 2002 22:28:25 -0400
> From: zakk <zakk at timedoctor.org>
> Reply-To: ut2003 at icculus.org
> To: ut2003 at icculus.org
> Subject: Re: [ut2003io] radeon
> On Fri, 2002-09-27 at 22:12, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> > thanks, but i was hoping for a "yes" or "no".   after reading the lgfaq,
> > i take it your answer is:
> > 
> >     "i don't know". 
> As we say in the lgfaq, the XiG commercial driver supports S3TC.
> In the future, the ATi binary drivers for those two specific cards will
> probably support it.

	Well, I have to admit, it *is* actually mentioned, once you weed
through all of the DRI (which doesn't support s3tc), myth2, and nvidia
entries... ;-)

	I'm guessing that you really like Nvidia cards?

	Yes, beware: the XiG drivers do cost actual money.  Be very
afraid.  Run! Run away! Buy Nvidia! ;-)


-Jon (who works for XiG)

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