This guide describes how to install the SunTM XVR-200 graphics accelerator software and hardware in a Sun FireTM T2000 system.

How This Document Is Organized

Chapter 1 provides an overview of the Sun XVR-200 graphics accelerator.

Chapter 2 provides hardware and software installation instructions.

Chapter 3 describes the procedure for modifying your Xservers file for identifying the graphics device.

Appendix A describes how to change the console screen resolution.

Appendix B provides information on cabling for digital and analog monitors.

Appendix C provides the Sun XVR-200 graphics accelerator product specifications.

Appendix D provides information regarding SunVTSTM.

Appendix E provides keyboard and mouse information.

Using UNIX Commands

This document might not contain information about basic UNIX® commands and procedures such as shutting down the system, booting the system, and configuring devices. Refer to the following for this information:

Shell Prompts



C shell


C shell superuser


Bourne shell and Korn shell


Bourne shell and Korn shell superuser


Typographic Conventions





The names of commands, files, and directories; on-screen computer output

Edit your.login file.

Use ls -a to list all files.

% You have mail.


What you type, when contrasted with on-screen computer output

% su



Book titles, new words or terms, words to be emphasized. Replace command-line variables with real names or values.

Read Chapter 6 in the User's Guide.

These are called class options.

You must be superuser to do this.

To delete a file, type rm filename.

Documentation, Support, and Training

Sun Function





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