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Re: Potato, X 4.0.2 backport and MGA

Daniel Franklin wrote:

> I have a Debian-unstable PII-350 box quite happily running 4.0.2 and Linux
> 2.4.0 with a Matrox G400 video card on which DRI works great. glxinfo tells
> me all the right things as far as I can tell. However, on a machine with
> near-identical hardware, running potato with the 4.0.2 backport, same kernel
> etc. I am unable to get the 3D going. The kernel is the same, modutils is
> the same (recompiled from source) and the XF86Config file is identical. The
> XFree86.0.log is almost exactly the same on both machines, on the potato box
> it claims to have successfully loaded all the required modules OK. The mga
> module is loaded, agpgart is happy, /proc/dri exists and is populated,
> /dev/dri exists and appears happy. But glxinfo tells me that direct
> rendering is not enabled and (the standard test-app :-) Q3A runs at about 1
> fps!! The same X-related packages (including xlibmesa3) are installed on
> both machines.

Have you read the DRI user guide and tried all the tests listed there to find
the problem?


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

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