nvidia-driver 64bit version
marius at nuenneri.ch
Mon Dec 7 21:35:59 UTC 2009
On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 19:55, Marius Nünnerich <marius at nuenneri.ch> wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 19:56, Sam Fourman Jr. <sfourman at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 10:20 AM, Robert Noland <rnoland at freebsd.org> wrote:
>>> On Fri, 2009-12-04 at 15:18 +0000, Alexey Dokuchaev wrote:
>>>> On Fri, Dec 04, 2009 at 03:47:24PM +0100, Emanuel Haupt wrote:
>>>> > Hi
>>>> > I was wondering if you're working on a port for the 64bit version of
>>>> > the new beta state nvidia driver .
>>>> Yup, thanks for the pointer. I'm considering options right now.
>>>> > Since it's a completely different version it should IMO be separate from
>>>> > x11/nvidia-driver. Maybe x11/nvidia-driver-amd64 and x11/nvidia-driver
>>>> > could be renamed to x11/nvidia-driver-i386.
>>>> This would be the easiest route, but I'm not sure this is the best thing
>>>> to do. From user's perspective, one should be able to "cd
>>>> category/port" and "make install". The rest (including taking care of
>>>> architecture-dependent things) should be handled by underlying
>>>> infrastructure. Right now I believe our bpm is capable of the task, and
>>>> my pmake/bpm-fu is strong enough, we'll see.
>>> I've never actually used the blob, but is the new driver only amd64? I
>>> presume that it does need at least 8.0-RELEASE to work, but I can't
>> it also works with RELENG_7 (but not 7.2R)
>> as a side note, I installed wine in a 32bit chroot and installed the
>> 32bit version of the new nvidia driver
>> and I can Play World of Warcraft without any issues, so I guess it
>> works Just like linux does.
> OK, I try to do the same, except on 8.0-RELEASE. How did you do that?
> I followed http://wiki.freebsd.org/Wine#head-6963d527c173e57b1567e881305b544d33435b6d
> but whenever I execute
> % wine32
> ELF interpreter /libexec/ld-elf.so.1 not found
> zsh: abort LD_32_LIBRARY_PATH=/compat/i386/usr/local/lib PATH=
> % alias wine32
> btw. glxgears works not chrooted.
OK, wine is working. I did a minimal install so lib32 was missing. I
installed nvidia-driver 32bit into the chroot and now World of
Warcraft is working! 32bit glxgears is working too.
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