On Qua, 2013-04-24 at 01:10 +0100, Sérgio Basto wrote:
On Ter, 2013-04-23 at 20:01 +0100, John Pilkington wrote:
> On 23/04/13 18:41, Sérgio Basto wrote:
> > On Ter, 2013-04-23 at 12:31 +0100, John Pilkington wrote:
> >> Hi: I've just moved my Fedora 17 box from ATrpms to rpmfusion. I had
> >> problem with OpenGL and nVidia 304.64, which I think I had seen before
> >> with the ATrpms build but had worked around by reverting to 304.51
> >> That's no longer easy. I'm using a GeForce 7500 LE card, not vdpau
> >> The packages as installed load modules from X.org instead of those from
> >> nVidia. The driver seems ok after editing /etc/X11/xorg.conf like this:
> >> Section "Files"
> >> # ModulePath "/usr/lib64/xorg/modules/extensions/nvidia"
> >> ModulePath "/usr/lib64/nvidia/xorg"
> >> # ModulePath "/usr/lib64/xorg/modules/extensions"
> >> ModulePath "/usr/lib64/xorg/modules"
> >> FontPath "/usr/share/fonts/default/Type1"
> >> EndSection
> >> as suggested here:
> >> http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=286084
> > repoquery --envra --releasever=17 \*nvidia\*
> > 1:kmod-nvidia-304.88-1.fc17.3.x86_64
> > so
> > yum install kmod-nvidia xorg-x11-drv-nvidia
> > Don't understand if you have any problem , but consider first uninstall
> > ATrpms which we already have on repos , to avoid conflicts ...
> It crashed and returned me to the login screen when GL was tried (from
> mythtvsetup) or queried from the nvidia control panel.
> I didn't have updates-testing enabled. Is it seen as part of the normal
> The latest in updates is what I have now, with nvidia-settings,
My nvidia-settings says clearly 304.88 , you should have somthing that
not belongs to rpmfusion packages.
> nvidia-xconfig showing as updated to 304.60 but ok. I don't
think I have
> any relevant ATrpms packages installed now, and the URL shows that
> 304.64 has given other people trouble.
repoquery --envra --releasever=17 \*nvidia\* --disablerepo=free-fedora-update-testing
so don't understand , or I may miss something in nvidia versions ...
anyway about crash , please open a bug , and attach at
least /var/log/Xorg.0.log.old after crash
and LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose glxinfo
> >> And I have another unrelated observation:
> >> The '*config-smart-17-2.x86_64' package in nonfree-updates claims
> >> apply to nonfree but is named free and conflicts with the one in the
> >> 'free-updates' repo.
> > you need or use smart ?
> I like to have it available, in part for the info that it makes easily
> accessible. I wouldn't expect to use all the flavours that the config
> package for 'free' offers. I just pointed it at the download1 web
> pages. I have 1.4.1 based on the unpatched tarball and Axel's specfile.
> > Best regards,
Sérgio M. B.