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Old 04-01-2005, 08:11 PM   #1
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Cant get glx gears to work

i cant seem to get my GLX Gears running whenever i type "glx gears" in the Terminal it give me this error

Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
Error: couldn't get an RGB, Double-buffered visual

what do i do to fix this???
Old 04-01-2005, 08:40 PM   #2
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You need to uncomment the load glx in the /etc/X11/xorg.conf.
Old 04-01-2005, 08:48 PM   #3
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i am an extreme newbie to linux i got it put on my computer 4 days ago i know how to access some files but not much more than that
i know how to get into the xorg.conf file to change stuff but im not exactuly sure what to change.
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look near the top for a line like
# load glx
just delete the # sign and save


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