[SDL] Re: SDL + GL + X + GeForce = lock
temporal at gauge3d.org
Wed Apr 5 18:10:47 PDT 2000
OK, a little more info:
I narrowed it down to the buffer swapping routine. The crash occurs
there. My guess is that nVidia's drivers do not like the whole
dual-display thing. Unfortunately, it does not appear as if that can be
BTW, I am using v1.1.2 now, and the same thing also happenned with v1.1.1.
Kenton Varda wrote:
> I have an nVidia GeForce 256 (Guillemont 3D Prophet DDR-DVI). I am
> trying to use it with SDL GL. All of the OpenGL test programs lock up X
> to the point that I have to reboot. This is under RedHat 6.1 with the
> GeForce drivers from nVidia. At least one frame is always drawn before
> the lock occurs. Sometimes, it stays up for a few seconds.
> I highly doubt that this is SDL's fault. It is probably just the fact
> that nVidia's current Linux support sucks. :) However, non-SDL
> programs do not have this problem. I am just curious to know if anyone
> has any ideas.
> -Kenton Varda
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