xserver-xorg-video-mga - X.Org X server -- MGA display driver

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name xserver-xorg-video-mga
Package version 1.5.0
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 272 B
Download size 118.03 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
This package provides the driver for the Matrox MGA family of chipsets,
including Matrox Millennium and Mystique cards.
More information about X.Org can be found at:
This package is built from the X.org xf86-video-mga driver module.


Package Version Architecture Repository
xserver-xorg-video-mga_1.5.0-3_i386.deb 1.5.0 i386 Debian Main
xserver-xorg-video-mga - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
xorg-video-abi-12 -
xserver-xorg-core >= 2:


Name Value
xorg-driver-video -


Type URL
Binary Package xserver-xorg-video-mga_1.5.0-3_amd64.deb
Source Package xserver-xorg-video-mga

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install xserver-xorg-video-mga deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-mga




2013-01-12 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.5.0-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Restrict the kernel driver matching to G200 server chips.  They're the
ones using the mgag200 kms driver, other chips could be using matroxfb
which is compatible with xf86-video-mga (closes: 697532).
2012-07-16 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.5.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* mga: don't bind to device if there is a kernel driver, to avoid conflicts
with the mga g200se KMS driver in Linux 3.5.
2012-05-13 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.5.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release, compatible with xserver 1.12.
2011-10-23 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.4.13.dfsg-4) unstable; urgency=low
[ Tormod Volden ]
* Merge from upstream up to 01ca2186ea028b2549de509b51726aa08519fce0
- 01ca218... Reset tagfifo for renesas.
- c083bf0... Added support for G200SE Pilot3
- 43280e6... Don't include xf86Priv.h
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes needed)
2011-02-21 - Tormod Volden <debian.tormod@gmail.com>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.4.13.dfsg-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Merge from upstream up to 5f1b04e86e79938c8158055a777280a649f95510
- 5f1b04e... added support for G200ER.
- f7a2ef6... Sun's copyrights now belong to Oracle
- 636c3c8... Don't allow the config file to override BIOS location
- 0bd44fa... Purge cvs tags.
- 951474c... modified G200SE conditionnal statement about revision
register for products compatibility.
* Add myself as uploader
2011-02-05 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.4.13.dfsg-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to dh:
- Use debhelper 8.
- Use dh-autoreconf.
- Bump xserver-xorg-dev build-dep for dh_xsf_substvars and xsf
debhelper sequence.
* Remove xsfbs (except repack.sh) accordingly.
* Update Uploaders list. Thanks, David & Brice!
* Remove long obsolete Replaces/Conflicts.
* Wrap Depends/Provides/Suggests.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1 (no changes needed).
2010-11-20 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.4.13.dfsg-1) experimental; urgency=low
[ Robert Hooker ]
* New upstream release.
* Bump xutils-dev requirement for new util-macros.
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* Tweak watch file to match 1.* but not 1.9* so that 1.9* versions from
2007 are ignored.
2010-10-16 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.4.11.dfsg-5) experimental; urgency=low
* Build against Xserver 1.9.1 rc1.
2010-11-22 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.4.11.dfsg-4+squeeze1) unstable; urgency=low
* Add patch: 02_tentatively_unbreak_dual_head.diff, tested by Ferenc
W√°gner (thanks!). Patch by Andy MacLean, stolen from LP's #292214
(hopefully closes: #562209).
2010-05-11 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
xserver-xorg-video-mga (1:1.4.11.dfsg-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Add support for G200EH, cherry-picked from upstream git (closes: #575271).

See Also

Package Description
xserver-xorg-video-modesetting_0.3.0-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- Generic modesetting driver
xserver-xorg-video-neomagic_1.2.6-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- Neomagic display driver
xserver-xorg-video-nouveau_1.0.1-5_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- Nouveau display driver
xserver-xorg-video-openchrome_0.2.906-2+deb7u1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- VIA display driver
xserver-xorg-video-qxl_0.0.17-2+b1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- QXL display driver
xserver-xorg-video-r128_6.8.2-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- ATI r128 display driver
xserver-xorg-video-radeon_6.14.4-8_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- AMD/ATI Radeon display driver
xserver-xorg-video-rendition_4.2.4-3_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- Rendition display driver
xserver-xorg-video-s3_0.6.3-5_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- legacy S3 display driver
xserver-xorg-video-s3virge_1.10.4-5_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- S3 ViRGE display driver
xserver-xorg-video-savage_2.3.4-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- Savage display driver
xserver-xorg-video-siliconmotion_1.7.6-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- SiliconMotion display driver
xserver-xorg-video-sis_0.10.4-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- SiS display driver
xserver-xorg-video-sisusb_0.9.4-3_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- SiS USB display driver
xserver-xorg-video-tdfx_1.4.4-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- tdfx display driver