x11/nvidia-driver and opengl

Jona Joachim jaj13 at web.de
Mon Jun 19 20:40:24 UTC 2006

Corey Smith wrote:
> On 6/14/06, VANHULLEBUS Yvan <vanhu_bsd at zeninc.net> wrote:
>> And I don't have problems anymore....
>> Yvan.
> On a different machine I was also able to reproduce the problem.  Even
> a glxinfo would cause a reboot!
> I noticed that the nvidia-driver and xorg-server packages were old so I
> did a:
> /etc/make.conf:
> portupgrade -vr
> Perhaps both of our setups were bitten by the portupgrade -vr while
> running X upgrades nvidia-driver and the kldunload nvidia causes a
> spontaneous reboot bug...
> Everything works fine now.  Heck even googleearth :)

I couldn't get it to work. I removed the port and installed the version
from 22.12.2005 from the NVIDIA archive. Everything works fine again,
even Google Earth ;)


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