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How can I get games (e.g. Koules) to work in SVGA textmode?
I heard something about svga.lib, but I'm a beginner. Please help.
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by the way: I use a S3 trio 64 gfx-card...

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In SVGA textmode? Games run in graphics modes, not in text mode.
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marcelofr earned 100 total points
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yes, you need svgalib package... the latest version available for your distribution...

Good luck
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