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From: Andrew Frink <andrew.frink@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-user] DRI, modular X and the intel 855GM video card
Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2006 21:29:30
Message-Id: 8146fc8a0601311324obe57a83x42d20a47a2549612@mail.gmail.com
Hey all i have a intel 855GM using the i810 driver in modualr X, just
recently hardware acceleration stopped working. Not really sure why.
here's my glx-info output.
name of display: :0.0
libGL warning: 3D driver returned no fbconfigs.
libGL error: InitDriver failed
libGL error: reverting to (slow) indirect rendering
display: :0  screen: 0
direct rendering: No
server glx vendor string: SGI
server glx version string: 1.2
server glx extensions:
    GLX_ARB_multisample, GLX_EXT_visual_info, GLX_EXT_visual_rating,
    GLX_EXT_import_context, GLX_OML_swap_method, GLX_SGI_make_current_read,
    GLX_SGIS_multisample, GLX_SGIX_hyperpipe, GLX_SGIX_swap_barrier,
    GLX_SGIX_fbconfig
client glx vendor string: SGI
client glx version string: 1.4
client glx extensions:
    GLX_ARB_get_proc_address, GLX_ARB_multisample, GLX_EXT_import_context,
    GLX_EXT_visual_info, GLX_EXT_visual_rating, GLX_MESA_allocate_memory,
    GLX_MESA_swap_control, GLX_MESA_swap_frame_usage, GLX_OML_swap_method,
    GLX_OML_sync_control, GLX_SGI_make_current_read, GLX_SGI_swap_control,
    GLX_SGI_video_sync, GLX_SGIS_multisample, GLX_SGIX_fbconfig,
    GLX_SGIX_pbuffer, GLX_SGIX_visual_select_group, GLX_MESA_render_texture

anyways the permissions on /dev/dri/card0 is rw for my user.

any ideas would be helpful