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Re: tuxracer...2

Ivan Fabris wrote:

> I followed the docs of m. danzer ( see
> http://lists.debian.org/debian-powerpc/2001/debian-powerpc-200108/msg00967.html
> ) and got hw acceleration in my pismo. glxgears runs at 300 fps! there is
> only a problem... the screen flickers like a tornado. i tried to modify the
> options in XF86Config-4 for screen, r128, and the h &v frequency ( useless
> since the monitor is lcd ) , but nothing to do.

Nothing can be done really. Apps with saner framerates are better.

> a strange thing is that xfree86 doesn't find agpgart and the video bios

Not strange at all for the latter, considering that there isn't one. :)

> the agpgart and r128 are installed, i compiled them in the kernel and then
> as modules, but, again, nothing to do.

The X server only loads r128 if necessary. You have to make sure that agpgart
gets loaded before, man update-modules(8) and modules.conf(5).

PS: agpgart in benh's kernel is still experimental, be prepared for it to kill
your machine. ;)

PPS: An empty sender address isn't the right way to force followups to the

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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