Jaunty: How do you activate video acceleration?

Alan Dacey GrokIt at ajinfosearch.com
Sun Mar 29 19:10:24 UTC 2009

marc wrote:
> How do you activate video acceleration in jaunty?
> The installation successfully loaded the nvidia driver and I can switch 
> drivers and call up the nvidia settings tool. So it all looks okay. I 
> get the fading effects and so on too.
> OpenGL is selected in System Settings/Desktop/Advanced
> But, when I try to run a gl screensaver or glxgears, the graphics are 
> very slow moving; but they are there.

What video card?  What driver?  What FPS in glxgears?  What desktop settings do 
you have?


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