Nvidia driver problem

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Wed Sep 28 07:12:10 UTC 2011

On 09/27/2011 02:37 PM, Nils Kassube wrote:
> Jon Anderson wrote:
>> / Do I want to do this,I already can get into Nvidia X server
>> Settings and it list the driver that I think I need in it
>> already(270.41.06)
> If the driver is in use, you don't need to do anything. Maybe check how
> well it is working with the command
> glxgears
> in a terminal (it is in the package mesa-utils if it is not yet
> installed). I think it should report several thousand frames in 5
> seconds if you are actually using the nvidia driver.
With his fairly new card, it should report 10's of thousands. I'm 
getting around 50,000 myself. But yes, if glxgears runs at all, he has 
GLX loaded and running. Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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