Video Card for FreeBSD 9.0 (RC2) AMD64
gljennjohn at googlemail.com
Wed Dec 14 15:10:16 UTC 2011
On Wed, 14 Dec 2011 14:08:31 +0000
Matt Dawson <matt at chronos.org.uk> wrote:
>  I have three Radeon X850XT cards here which were, until the r600
> import, the fastest 3D cards supported by FreeBSD's DRI subsystem.
> While they worked, FSVO "work," the humble GF 210 wipes the floor with
> them in terms of stability, ease of maintenance and functionality.
I have a GF 210 and Xorg gets a signal 11 and dumps core when I use
nvidia-driver (with kern.sugid_coredump=1).
Trying to debug the cause is basically impossible because nvidia_drv.so
is a binary blob with no debugging symbols (stripped).
Luckily, nv_drv.so works and so I can at least use the card with Xorg, even
if performance isn't exactly stellar.
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