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Old 02-28-2004, 10:53 AM   #1
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Why my vedio card 3D acceleration not working?


i am using GeForce 4 MX video card on my redhat 9.0 box.
after installing the driver downloaded from nvidia successfully, i am not able to enable 3D acceleration.
how can i get this done?
 
Old 02-28-2004, 11:54 AM   #2
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you have to edit the xf86config file in--------/etc/X11
read the "README"......it tells exactly how to do it
 
Old 03-06-2004, 10:05 PM   #3
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I have the exact same card, /etc/X11 readme file does not exist ...could someone please paste it under here? ("it" as in the readme file) so that i can enable 3D Acceleration please?

My problem is the exact same, ty.
 
Old 03-07-2004, 03:30 AM   #4
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You have to edit xf86config4 (or xf86config) in /etc/x11...not /etc/x11/readme.
 
Old 03-07-2004, 05:14 AM   #5
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The README is in /usr/share/doc/NVIDIA_GLX-1.0/README

When you edit /etc/X11/XF86Config you need to delete the "#" from the front of the line
# Load "glx"

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