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Old 04-17-2004, 12:36 PM   #1
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Problem with Quake3 install


Hi,

I'm having a problem with Quake3 on Gentpp, when I run it I get the error:

mahony@workshop quake3 $ ./quake3
Q3 1.32 linux-i386 Oct 7 2002
----- FS_Startup -----
Current search path:
/home/mahony/.q3a/baseq3
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3/pak8.pk3 (9 files)
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3/pak7.pk3 (4 files)
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3/pak6.pk3 (64 files)
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3/pak5.pk3 (7 files)
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3/pak4.pk3 (272 files)
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3/pak3.pk3 (4 files)
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3/pak2.pk3 (148 files)
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3/pak1.pk3 (26 files)
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3/pak0.pk3 (2964 files)
/home/mahony/quake3/baseq3
./quake3.x86/baseq3

----------------------
3498 files in pk3 files
execing default.cfg
couldn't exec q3config.cfg
couldn't exec autoexec.cfg
Hunk_Clear: reset the hunk ok

------- Input Initialization -------
Joystick is not active.
------------------------------------
----- Client Initialization -----
----- Initializing Renderer ----
-------------------------------
----- Client Initialization Complete -----
----- R_Init -----
...loading libGL.so.1: Initializing OpenGL display
...setting mode 3: 640 480
Using XFree86-VidModeExtension Version 2.2
Xlib: extension "XFree86-DGA" missing on display ":0.0".
Failed to detect XF86DGA Mouse
XFree86-VidModeExtension Activated at 640x480
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Couldn't get a visual
...WARNING: could not set the given mode (3)
----- CL_Shutdown -----
RE_Shutdown( 1 )
-----------------------
----- CL_Shutdown -----
-----------------------
Sys_Error: GLimp_Init() - could not load OpenGL subsystem


----------

This is driver me mad, I've installed nvidia-glx and added it to my XF86Config file and I also installed the latest nvidia driver when I installed Gentoo.

Anyone able to help?

Thank you.
 
Old 04-17-2004, 03:40 PM   #2
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Old 05-25-2004, 09:50 PM   #3
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well thats obviously an opengl problem, to be sure, when X runs, does the NVIDIA logo comes up ?

if it doesn't then the driver arent installed properly...

let me know so i can help
 
Old 03-01-2005, 07:23 AM   #4
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i have the exact same problem, and the NVIDIA logo does show when i start X
 
Old 08-15-2006, 02:36 PM   #5
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i think the nvidia logo show up even if ur using the open-source "nv" drivers. those do not support 3d-acceleration so u need to install the nvidia proprietry drivers from nvidia.com
 
  


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