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NOUVEAU(4)									       NOUVEAU(4)

NAME
       nouveau - NVIDIA video driver

SYNOPSIS
       Section "Device"
	 Identifier "devname"
	 Driver "nouveau"
	 ...
       EndSection

DESCRIPTION
       nouveau is an Xorg driver for NVIDIA video cards.  The driver supports 2D acceleration and
       provides support for the following framebuffer depths: (15,) 16	and 24.  TrueColor  visu-
       als are supported for these depths.

SUPPORTED HARDWARE
       The  nouveau  driver  supports PCI, PCI-Express and AGP video cards based on the following
       NVIDIA chips:

       RIVA TNT 	     NV4

       RIVA TNT2	     NV5

       GeForce 256, QUADRO   NV10

       GeForce2, QUADRO2     NV11 & NV15

       GeForce3, QUADRO DCC  NV20

       nForce, nForce2	     NV1A, NV1F

       GeForce4, QUADRO4     NV17, NV18, NV25, NV28

       GeForce FX, QUADRO FX NV30, NV31, NV34, NV35, NV36, NV37, NV38

       GeForce 6XXX	     NV40, NV41, NV43, NV44, NV45, C51

       GeForce 7XXX	     G70, G71, G72, G73

CONFIGURATION DETAILS
       Please refer to xorg.conf(5) for general configuration details.	This section only  covers
       configuration details specific to this driver.

       The  driver  auto-detects  the chipset type and the amount of video memory present for all
       chips.

       The following driver Options are supported:

       Option "HWCursor" "boolean"
	      Enable or disable the HW cursor.	Default: on.

       Option "NoAccel" "boolean"
	      Disable or enable acceleration.  Default: acceleration is enabled.

       Option "ShadowFB" "boolean"
	      Enable or disable use of the shadow framebuffer layer.  Default: off.

SEE ALSO
       Xorg(1), xorg.conf(5), Xserver(1), X(7)

AUTHORS
       Authors include: David McKay, Jarno Paananen, Chas Inman, Dave Schmenk, Mark Vojkovich

COPYRIGHT
       NOTICE TO USER:	 The source code  is copyrighted  under   U.S.	and  international  laws.
       Users  and possessors of this source code are hereby granted a nonexclusive,  royalty-free
       copyright license to use this code in individual and commercial software.

       Any use of this source code must include,  in the user documentation and internal comments
       to the code,  notices to the end user as follows:

       Copyright 1993-2003 NVIDIA, Corporation.  All rights reserved.

       NVIDIA,	CORPORATION  MAKES  NO REPRESENTATION ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF	THIS SOURCE  CODE
       FOR ANY PURPOSE.  IT IS	PROVIDED  "AS IS" WITHOUT EXPRESS  OR  IMPLIED	WARRANTY  OF  ANY
       KIND.   NVIDIA,	CORPORATION  DISCLAIMS	ALL WARRANTIES	WITH REGARD  TO THIS SOURCE CODE,
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       FROM LOSS OF USE,  DATA OR PROFITS,  WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER
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       U.S. Government	End  Users.   This source code	is a "commercial item,"  as that  term is
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       227.7202-4 (JUNE 1995), all U.S. Government End Users  acquire the source code  with  only
       those rights set forth herein.

X Version 11			    xf86-video-nouveau 0.0.15			       NOUVEAU(4)
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