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Old 08-27-2002, 02:31 PM   #1
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Help with direct rendering


as you know i want to install quake 3 on linux and I did the opengl info command and it says direct rendering: no how can I get direct rendering working?
I have a nivida geforce 2 mx 200
 
Old 08-27-2002, 02:58 PM   #2
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you should be able to jsut load the "dri" modules like all the others in your XF86Config
 
Old 08-27-2002, 03:00 PM   #3
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If you'll load dri for NVIDIA chip you'll defeat the purpose of functionality of NVIDIA driver ( http://www.nvidia.com ). Have you installed these drivers?
 
Old 08-27-2002, 03:44 PM   #4
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IIRC, Nvidia won't even *use* DRI because of it's own kernel/X11 modules.
 
  


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