Re: DRI in XFree86 4.2
On Sunday 12 October 2003 21:54, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Greetings all,
> I'm running Debian unstable and I'm attempting to get DRI working with
my Voodoo5 (AGP). I can't figure out where my problem lies, everything
seems correct. Help would be greatly appreciated.
> I'm running Linux 2.4.22-smp (installed from the debian package) and
> I've installed the device3dfx-source package and compiled the module as
per the instructions. 'lsmod' lists the tdfx module as being present as
> The agpgart module is also present on the system, but does not seem to
be used (?).
> My XF86 configuration is using the 'tdfx' driver, and loads the GLcore,
dri, and glx modules. I also have a DRI section which sets the mode to
0666. The full XF86Config-4 file can be seen here: http://
> /dev/3dfx, /dev/dri/card0, and /dev/agpgart are also all present on the
> crw-rw-rw- 1 root video 10, 175 Oct 9 12:56 /dev/agpgart
> crw-rw-rw- 1 root video 107, 0 Oct 11 15:21 /dev/3dfx
> crw-rw-rw- 1 root root 226, 0 Oct 12 16:18 /dev/dri/card0
> glxinfo doesn't give any errors, only that direct rendering is not
enabled. The full output of glxinfo is available at http://
> The XFree86 log also does not have any errors that I can see. In fact,
at one point it states that 'TDFX(0): Direct rendering enabled'. The full
XFree86.0.log file is available here: http://bombadil.starkindler.us/
> If anyone has any suggestions, they would be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks in advance
Strange - couldn't see any critical errors in the XF86 log. Are you using
xinerama? I believe that on some cards at least, it's incompatible with
3d acceleration. I don't know if the frame buffer stuff could be
confusing the issue either.