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there isn't drivers for video card on my computer or drivers for sis on ubuntu repositories and i know that it is poor supported or one of least supported, and i also have windows installed and on windows the drivers are installed and avaiable.

can i use wine or playonlinux to install those drivers from windows so that i have the drivers installed on ubuntu?

is that possible?


i have ubuntu 12.04 beta so far and ubuntu 11.10 installed

my video card is: 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] 771/671 PCIE VGA Display Adapter (rev 10) )

from a previous question that i asked How to use Unity 3d and Gnome Shell without any drivers?

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Unfortunately you can't do this. What do you mean by no drivers for your computer? Wireless networking, video, Ethernet?

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video card Silicon Integrated Systems –  user49523 Apr 27 '12 at 22:26

In that case no, you cannot use anything but a pure linux driver for your video card.

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This is an easy how-to: http://sites.google.com/site/easylinuxtipsproject/sis

It just works. :-)

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Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. –  fossfreedom Apr 28 '12 at 21:41

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