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Old 11-14-2008, 08:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ok so i have this laptop, it's not great for gaming, but it works (~9fps on a good day) i also have this desktop, it doesn't work (needs an OS) but i don't use it cuz the laptop is better. I was wondering if there was a way to get the desktop, to'think' it's a graphics card and to get the laptop to 'think' the desktop is a graphics card, and not use my no good POS x3100.

any input?

laptop:
ubuntu 8.10
intel duo core 2.0ghtz
2gb ram
x3100 card

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no OS
amd athlon 1700
512 ram
ati radeon atlantis 256mb 1600.... something like that.
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Default Re: kinda like beowolf, but not.

umm no i dont quite get what you are talking about the only thing i know of in existance of anything like that is the external gpu housing asus is either developing or has allready released. a cpu wont work like a gpu. u need a dedicated gpu, but your on a laptop you cant upgrade it. my recomendation save up 5/600 and build yourself a gaming rig that will slaughter yoru laptop.
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yeah, i was hoping for an alternative, thank you tho.
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