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Old 10-21-2013, 07:44 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by TobiSGD View Post
glxinfo|grep render
should give you an answer.
Thanks, TobiSGD! That did the trick and it shows I am still using the nvidia drivers,

me@thebar:~$ glxinfo|grep render
direct rendering: Yes
OpenGL renderer string: GeForce GT 520/PCIe/SSE2
    GL_NV_compute_program5, GL_NV_conditional_render, 
    GL_NV_parameter_buffer_object2, GL_NV_path_rendering, 
    GL_NVX_conditional_render, GL_NVX_gpu_memory_info,
so I don't know why others are having troubles with theirs after the xorg upgrade the other day.

Last edited by irgunII; 10-21-2013 at 07:46 PM.
Old 10-21-2013, 08:59 PM   #17
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Performance, just because it says all is good doesn't mean everything renders properly. I just installed AMD Drivers for my good old Radeon HD4650 and all hell has broken loose.

Now things are really interesting...troubleshooting is in my immediate future : )
Old 12-24-2014, 12:27 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by arubin View Post
Indeed and idiots like me will be caught out every time. It's a curious feeling when you are desperately googling for a solution and find it in your own posting!
Caught out again.
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