How to run glxgears in Feisty?
labradley at mindspring.com
Wed May 2 17:08:41 UTC 2007
Greg I ran `sudo aptitude reinstall mesa-utils` as you suggested.
The new version is (6.5.2-3ubuntu7)
It works exactly the same.
Greg Helton wrote:
> Hmm, that is quite odd... The copy of glxgears I have runs like always,
> the same behavior from old versions. And I have the latest version of
> mesa-utils (the package that provides glxgears).
> Perhaps your copy got overwritten by something? Try reinstalling
> `sudo aptitude reinstall mesa-utils`
> On Tue, 2007-05-01 at 22:49 -0500, Larry Alkoff wrote:
>> Under Dapper, it was only necessary to run the command 'glxgears'
>> to have a nice display and frame rate.
>> When I attempt to run 'glxgears' on my brand new installation of
>> Feisty, glxgears do not run but a usage message appears as below:
>> -display <displayname> set the display to run on
>> -stereo run in stereo mode
>> -fullscreen run in fullscreen mode
>> -info display OpenGL renderer info
>> None of these seem to anything, particularly
>> glxgears -display :0.0
>> How can I get the old display I'm used to?
Larry Alkoff N2LA - Austin TX
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