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Re: [SLE] What is drm under XFree86?
  • From: Timothy Reaves <treaves@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2001 14:35:22 -0400
  • Message-id: <20010829143522.0b0b23b9.treaves@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Thanks, that's there.

What is DRI used for? What applications? Can I safely disable it?



Curtis Rey <crrey@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I could be wrong, but seeings how you have a Voodoo3 card I think it's a safe
> bet that its the "Direct Rendering Module" for dri - the "Direct Rendering
> Interface". Make sure you have the lines at the end of the XF86Config with
>
>
> Section "DRI"
> Group "video"
> Mode 0660
> EndSection
>
> HTH, Curtis
>
> On Wednesday 29 August 2001 11:12, Timothy Reaves wrote:
> > My X server keeps crashing, and it's more than a little annoying. It
> > happens when I'm scrolling a window by click-and-holding on the scroll
> > button and dragging it up-and-down, or when I move my mouse really fast.
> > It happens more frequently the first way. It does not happen every time I
> > do so.
> >
> > The only thing that gets printed anywhere is in the console, and in
> > messages: double kernel: [drm:drm_release] *ERROR* Process 444 dead,
> > freeing lock for context 1
> >
> > Any advice? My setup is SuSE 7.1, XFree86 4.1.0, and a Voodoo3 AGP card.
> > My windows manager is XFCe.
> >
> > Thanks!
>
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