OpenGL and Intel Graphics [WAS: Cake and Eat it Too: RTCW Port]

Eric Anholt eric at
Fri Apr 7 22:31:12 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2006-04-08 at 00:12 +0200, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> Jeff Cross schrieb:
> > I did have "glx" and "dri" but I added the DRI section to my
> > configuration.  Adding the section ans restarting X did not seem to work.
> > 
> > I also did not have the i915.o kernel module on my system.  How might I
> > go about getting/compiling that to see if ti may help?
> cd /usr/src/modules/drm
> make obj && make depend && make && make install
> One thing I forgot in my last mail: Also make sure you have the
> graphics/dri port installed.

Since he's trying to run RTCW, linux_dri.

> > Also, if I don't have GLX support, why does glxgears run?
> It runs using the fallback software renderer (which is slow and doesn't
> support many features).

At least my libGL doesn't have a fallback software renderer, and relies
on the server providing GLX.

Eric Anholt                     anholt at
eric at                 eric.anholt at
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