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February 25, 2000

Xi Graphics Announces Solaris 8 Support On Accelerated-X
New support patch can be downloaded and installed from Xi Web site

        DENVER – Xi Graphics' Accelerated-X Display Server now supports the Solaris 8 platform. The announcement follows the recent release of Sun's Solaris 8. Details are available by visiting the Xi Graphics Web site at and clicking on "Hot News."

         "We've placed a binary patch for the laptop, desktop, or multi-head Accelerated-X Display Servers on our Web site," said Lee Roder, Xi Graphics’ National Sales Manager. "Customers can select the appropriate patch and download the one they need."

         Roder said that the Solaris support will be incorporated into the next CD ROM release for the three products, and that the binary patch was being posted for download by customers that wanted to migrate to the new operating system immediately. "Solaris is used by a large segment of our customer base in industry, government and military, so we tend to be responsive to their needs," he said.

         Xi Graphics Inc., developers of the Accelerated-X™ Display Server product line, provides premier graphics system software for Linux and UNIX operating systems. Founded in 1994, Xi Graphics is a privately held corporation located in Denver, Colorado. Xi Graphics provides retail products sold direct and through resellers and OEM’s worldwide. Products include free customer support via phone and e-mail. For more information, contact Xi Graphics at 800-946-7433 or visit their Web site at

         Xi Graphics is a member of the Video Electronics Standards Association, The Open Group's X Project Team and a member of the Board of Linux International. Xi Graphics’ innovative systems software enables Linux and UNIX to run on Desktops, Laptops and Multi-head configurations with 2D and 3D hardware acceleration.