[mythtv-users] XvMC not working - Nvidia
damian at gingermagic.co.uk
Tue Mar 27 13:54:48 UTC 2007
Yan Seiner wrote:
> Damian Surr napsal(a):
>> You may well be thinking along the right lines. Is there anything else
>> that could be causing this?
> OK, so kill [gxk]dm and start a twm session (emergency, recovery,
> whatever your distro calls it).
I'm afraid that makes no sense to me. I'll try to figure it out. I
thought I was starting to get my head around Linux commands, but [gxh]dm
and twm mean nothing to me. I'll try and get to where you were heading
though. I assume it's like 'safe mode' in windows.
> You should get a black and white mottled background and a single xterm.
> Run glxgears and see what it says.
Right, I will do when I get there.
> That should eliminate the effects of all the cruft that has become so
> fashionable among the desktops these days.
> Have you emailed nvidia on this? Their support is actually pretty good
> and they respond pretty well.
I posted on nvnews forum. Can you email them directly? Do you have a
link or email address?
Thanks for not abandoning me Yan :-)
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