LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 05-11-2006, 12:39 PM   #1
kalimakhus
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2006
Posts: 4

Rep: Reputation: 0
Apps Using OpenGL cause X to (restart)?


Hi All
I am developing an app that uses OpenGL on Linux. It is still a very simple one. However it seems to cause the X server to restart after working for a minute or so. I checked other gl apps (xglgears) and it also causes the X server to restart.
My display card is nvidia GeForce4 and I use the drive that comes with FreeX that comes with my distro Mandriva 2006.
Any help?
 
Old 05-11-2006, 01:55 PM   #2
oneandoneis2
Senior Member
 
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: London, England
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 1,460

Rep: Reputation: 48
There seem to be some issues with OpenGL and X right now - I've seen quite a few bug reports of X locking up when running 3D stuff. Suffered it myself quite a few times too. . .
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
OpenGL nVIDIA settings go wrong every X restart kornerr Slackware 6 02-07-2006 02:13 PM
Auto Restart scripts for apps Ghent Linux - Software 3 06-20-2005 06:33 PM
Getting openGL apps working. gauntalus Linux - Software 7 01-14-2005 05:54 PM
OpenGL apps pause every second or so cruane Linux - General 3 11-14-2002 02:04 AM
Instability in OpenGL apps SilentStrike Linux - General 12 05-24-2002 05:36 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:21 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration