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Graphics driver for VMWare virtual machines


io-graphics -d vmware vid=[0x]vendor_id,did=[0x]device_id
            [option[,option...]] ... &

Runs on:



For the general io-graphics options that you can use with this driver, see io-graphics.


The driver provides 2D support for machines running QNX Neutrino on a VMware virtual machine.

Note: This driver is installed with the Advanced Graphics TDK. See the Advanced Graphics TDK documentation for updated information about this driver.

Supported chipsets

Acceleration features


Video Overlay/Scaler support


Other features

Feature Provision
Hardware Cursor No
TV Out No
Video capture No
DPMS (power saving) Yes

Resolution and refresh support

Display size (pixels): Refresh rate (Hz): Color depth (bits per pixel):
640x480 60 16, 24, 32
800x600 60 16, 24, 32
1024x768 60 16, 24, 32
1280x1024 60 16, 24, 32
1600X1200 60 16, 24, 32



This driver needs the following at run time:
Software rasterization library.

See also:

crttrap, devgt-iographics, io-graphics