Re: xlibmesa-DRI on Pismo?
> The powerpc-list thread said that xlibmesa-DRI worked in 16-bit color
> only. Read also somewhere else that xdm/twm, which I'm running, doesn't
> allow per session changes to video modes.
> So do I have to run dpkg-reconfigure again and say my default video mode
> to 16-bit, or is there some other thing I need to do to get the
> accelleration running?
I don't recall all the details, but if you're running the Rage 128, yes
you have to set the default depth to 16 to get accel.
This is overkill 'cause a lot of these packages are installed as deps
but look at the top of
to get a thorough look at getting accel going. Don't be put off by the