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Old 07-14-2006, 01:46 PM   #1
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geforce 6100

does anyone know how to install and enable 3d acceleration for an nvidia geforce 6100 onboard video card???? i want to do this so i can install xgl

when i try to check for 3d acceleration i get this error message
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Error: couldn't find RGB GLX visual
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".

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Old 07-14-2006, 06:10 PM   #2
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It depends on what Linux distro you're using. I've done it on Fedora Core 5 and Gentoo. Both different.


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