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Old 09-05-2003, 09:57 AM   #1
kojo_chaos
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Question Mandrake 8.1 NVIDIA


Here goes!
I followed the instalation thats somewhere in this site, regarding the instalation of a nvidia driver "ia32".
The topic is "Mandrake 9.1 NVIDIA".
I followed the instalation, the "sh <driver-name>" command went well, with no errors along the way and I thought that it had worked!
The problem is that the graphics are NOT close to what I expect,
mainly the problem is the refresh lag of the computer monitor.
I didn't have a compatible graphical board to get instaled, so the computer put a generic board! The refresh rate is the same after the instalation, and I know this because when I drag a fairly large window (like mozilla) it lags the desapering of the remainders of the window in the previous spot.

I think it's some configuration in the "/etc/X11/XF86Config-4", just cause thats the one I've been changing a lot to try and find the error!

Here is what i think my problem is:
The is something not getting loaded in the Xserver Config, or something loaded and it shoudln't.
Anyway, the answer to this post will be my "/etc/X11/XF86Config-4".
 
Old 09-05-2003, 10:36 AM   #2
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Section "Files"

RgbPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/rgb"

FontPath "unix/:-1"
EndSection

Section "ServerFlags"

AllowMouseOpenFail
EndSection

Section "InputDevice"

Identifier "Keyboard1"
Driver "Keyboard"
Option "AutoRepeat" "250 30"

Option "XkbRules" "xfree86"
Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
Option "XkbLayout" "us"
EndSection

Section "InputDevice"

Identifier "Mouse1"
Driver "mouse"
Option "Protocol" "IMPS/ 2"
Option "Device" "/dev/mouse"
Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"

EndSection

Section "Module"
Load "dbe"
Load "GLcore"
Load "glx"

SubSection "extmod"

EndSubSection

Load "type1"
Load "freetype"

EndSection

Section "Monitor"
Identifier "Sony CPD-200ES"
VendorName "Sony"
ModelName "Unknown"
HorizSync 30-70
VertRefresh 50-120
ModeLine "1024x480" 65.00 1024 1032 1176 1344 480 488 494 563 -hsync -vsync
ModeLine "768x576" 50.00 768 832 846 1000 576 590 595 630
ModeLine "768x576" 63.07 768 800 960 1024 576 578 590 616

EndSection

Section "Device"

Identifier "Generic VGA"
Driver "vga"

EndSection
Section "Device"

Identifier " " VendorName "Unknown"
BoardName "Unknown"
Driver "nvidia"
Option "DPMS" "on"

EndSection

Section "Screen"

Identifier "screen1"
Device " "
Monitor "Sony CPD-200ES"
DefaultColorDepth 16
SubSection "Display"
Depth 8
Modes "1024x768" "800x600"
ViewPort 0 0
EndSubsection
SubSection "Display"
Depth 16
Modes 1024x768" 800x600" "640x480"
ViewPort 0 0
EnSubsection

EndSection


Section "ServerLayout"

Identifier "layout1"
Screen "screen1"
InputDevice "Mouse1" "CorePointer"
InputDevice "Keyboard1" "CoreKeyboard"

EndSection
 
  


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