Re: Change video Card

On Sun, 13 May 2012 10:48:22 +0200, Alex Padoly wrote:

On a DEBIAN WORKSTATION (latest stable version) I must change my video
card, what is the procedure:

1: ?

- List the current card and driver in use.
- List the new card and driver you plan to use.
- Hope for the best...

2: turn off my computer


3: replace a video card


4: tir on my computer

Yes, but depending on the change, I would recommend booting in rescue
mode and install, setup and configure the card from there.



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