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Re: Nvidia GeForce FX5200 problems



On Sat, 09 Aug 2008 14:15:45 -0700
Paul Johnson <baloo@ursine.ca> wrote:

> On Thu, 2008-07-31 at 23:08 -0400, Frank McCormick wrote:
> > On Thu, 31 Jul 2008 21:18:47 -0500
> > Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> wrote:
> > 
> > > >> Is this:
> > > >>      Disable        "dri"
> > > >> or this:
> > > >>      Load           "dri"
> > > >> in your xorg.conf?
> > > >>
> > > >    No.
> > > > 
> > > >> Is this:
> > > >>      Option         "AIGLX"   "true"
> > > >> in the "ServerLayout" section of your xorg.conf?
> > > >>
> > > > 
> > > >    xorg.conf has Option "AIGLX" "false" in it.
> > > 
> > > Hmmm.  Very interesting.  In a confusing sort of way...
> > 
> >    I have just about given up on this card. Ubuntu Gutsy for some
> > reason ( different xorg I guess ) handled it with no problem. On Sid I
> > can't even get X up. I'm in Sid now again using (uuugh) Intel video.
> 
> Ubuntu uses the proprietary video drivers for that card
> (nvidia-glx-legacy-96xx, iirc).  See
> http://wiki.debian.org/NvidiaGraphicsDrivers for information on how to
> use this adapter with the non-free drivers.


  You mean to say the free Debian driver (nv) won't run this card ??




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