Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Jared Lindsay <cinder.sub@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] xorg Dual-Head Layout with nv-Driver?
Date: Mon, 11 Jul 2005 21:43:34
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] xorg Dual-Head Layout with nv-Driver? by Kyle Liddell
I just had a thought on the problem...if you have one of the newer
cards (like a 6800), what size power supply do you have?  Is it
sufficient to handle your video card, processor, and various drives?

On 7/11/05, Kyle Liddell <kyle@××××××××××××××××.net> wrote:
> What kernel/video card/nvidia driver version/motherboard/etc are you > using? Anything special in your X config file? Do you have sideband > addressing or fastwrites enabled? If it happens while emerging, prehaps > your CPU is getting hot enough that your video card gets too much heat > going on and locks up? Does it only happen with TwinView, or with a > single monitor with the nvidia driver? Do you have a power hungry video > card and a small power supply? > I'm using the nvidia driver with my geforce 6800gt and I've had no > problems at all. I haven't used TwinView since I got back home from > school (no desk space for an extra monitor) but it worked fine for me. > The only time I have any problems is when I enable the "EXPERIMENTAL! > USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!" XRender hardware acceleration. > > On Mon, 2005-07-11 at 12:27 +0200, Marcel Treis wrote: > > > b) any information concerning the above mentioned problem wich id didnt > > find? > > > > Thanks alot! > > > -- > gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list > >
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Re: [gentoo-amd64] xorg Dual-Head Layout with nv-Driver? Kyle Liddell <kyle@××××××××××××××××.net>