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Re: OpenGL segmentation faults
  • From: Central Scrutinizer <c3ntral.scrutinizer@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2005 01:01:31 -0500
  • Message-id: <f35ff26e05031522014de41082@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 15 Mar 2005 09:53:57 +0000, Sid Boyce <sboyce@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Central Scrutinizer wrote:
> > Hi, I'm running Suse 9.2 and 3D functionality seems to be broken.
> > Every OpenGL program I run quits with a segmentation fault.
> >
...
> > How do I go about fixing this?
> >
> > System Specs:
> > K6-2 550MHz
> > ATI Rage 128 PRO 16MB AGP
> > kernel 2.6.8-24.11-default
> > x.org 6.8.2
> >
> barrabas:/ftp/mar05 # xdpyinfo|grep 24
...
> arrabas:/ftp/mar05 # grep 24 /etc/X11/xorg.conf
...
> I'm wondering if your card is capable of supporting 24 bpi, try setting
> DefaultDepth 16 in xorg.conf.
>
> Regards
> Sid.
> --
> Sid Boyce .... Large Computer Systems Specialist - Retired

Thanks, this worked.

A big source of confusion for me was SaX2 changing XF86Config but not xorg.conf.
I didn't notice that changes to color depth failed until I edited xorg.conf.

ATI's specs claim 3D support up to 1920x1200 at 24bpp, but I
discovered I can't go above 1152x864.

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