I was willing to do this page for a long long time. I finally found the time to do it.
As I still consider I am a linux newbie, all comments and suggestion are welcome mail me.

I have an IBM Aptiva which has a video card that seems ill support, the well known sis530.

If you want to have a look at my lspci output

Here you can find some very interesting links.

But for now my problem is to make DRI work !

As quoted from Thomas Winishoffer it seems that DRI is still unsupported.

But some people like Matias Aguirre pretend to have it made to work:

On Mon, 09 Dec 2002 18:16:47 +0100
Mathieu Malaterre <malat@free.fr> wrote:

> Matias,
>     Thanks for the link. But I tried foolowing the instuctions but I get
> in /var/log/XFree86.0.log:
> [snip]
> (II) SIS(0): Using SiS5597/5598/6326/530/620 HW Xv
> *(II) SIS(0): Direct rendering disabled*
> It seems that as soon as 530 is detected DRI is desabled. Could you
> please send me your sis_drv.o and sis_dri.so. Thanks a lot.

I dont have the drivers, because i was buy a new graphics card.
You may compile the libGL.* from xfree86 current cvs, the 2.4.1, dont work.
The binaries is able to download in the winischhofer page.


That's all folks, for the moment.