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From: "Peter Haworth" <pmh@...>
Subject: Re: hal, how to chose between nvidia and nv
Date: Wed, 4 Nov 2009 11:17:15 +0000
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    On Wed, 04 Nov 2009 11:52:45 +0100, =?UTF-8?Q?Jes=C3=BAs_Guerrero?= wrote:<BR>
&gt; On Wed, 4 Nov 2009 11:08:26 +0100, Arnau Bria &lt;<a href="mailto:arnau@...">arnau@...</a>&gt; wrote: <BR>
&gt; &gt; Am Iworng or my xorg uses nv driver? if so, how may I force hal to use<BR>
&gt; &gt; nvidia driver? what about dri module? why is it failling to load it?<BR>
&gt; <BR>
&gt; This is only one of the reasons (only one of them) why hal in X is as<BR>
&gt; useless as it can get: if you use any driver that's not provided by the<BR>
&gt; Xorg guys then you still need an xorg.conf.<BR>
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True, but it doesn't need much in it. I'm not generally a hal apologist,<BR>
but I'm quite happy with this as my entire xorg.conf:<BR>
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  Section &quot;Device&quot;<BR>
    Identifier     &quot;Device0&quot;<BR>
    Driver         &quot;nvidia&quot;<BR>
    VendorName     &quot;NVIDIA Corporation&quot;<BR>
  EndSection<BR>
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 of our terminal windows. I like my terminals like my women:<BR>
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