Bug#405859: xserver-xorg-video-mga: freeglut error if there's no Virtual line in xorg config file
On Sat, 2007-01-06 at 20:59 +0100, Jens Seidel wrote:
> Package: xserver-xorg-video-mga
> Version: 1:1.4.4.dfsg.1-2
> Severity: normal
> An OpenGL application fails to start using the following error message:
> Warning: Cannot convert string "" to type FontStruct
> freeglut (my_program): ERROR: Internal error <Visual with necessary capabilities not found> in function fgOpenWindow
> X Error of failed request: BadWindow (invalid Window parameter)
> Major opcode of failed request: 4 (X_DestroyWindow)
> Resource id in failed request: 0x0
> Serial number of failed request: 23
> Current serial number in output stream: 26
> The problem occurs at the source code line:
> glutInitDisplayMode(GLUT_DOUBLE | GLUT_ALPHA | GLUT_DEPTH );
> but with
> glutInitDisplayMode(GLUT_DOUBLE | GLUT_RGB | GLUT_DEPTH );
> it works.
> My xorg config file contains:
> SubSection "Display"
> Depth 24
> Modes "1280x1024" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
> # Virtual 1600 1200
> If I comment the Virtual line out it works with both GLUT_ALPHA and
Please also provide an X log file for that case.
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