OpenGL things crash X in FB7-Stable, nVidia Card

Kemian Dang fbsd.kdang at
Fri Sep 26 22:14:09 UTC 2008

Daniel Bye wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 26, 2008 at 04:58:10PM +0100, Kemian Dang wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I have a FreeBSD 7 Stable box with a nVidia 6150 Go Graphic Card.
>> Everything was OK sometime before, but after a series updated on ports, 
>> ( I am not sure about the time, I have not use OpenGL stuff for long 
>> time) running a program with OpenGL will cause the X crashed.
> [ -- snip -- ]
>> The last crash is when I choose a OpenGL screensaver.
>> The ports is updated nearly daily, and I think this may happen after 
>> sometime after I updated the latest nVidia-driver.
>> Any ideas about this problem?
> Try reinstalling the nVidia driver port. It installs its own GL libs,
> which may have been replaced by another port, depending on the order in
> which your ports were updated. Reinstalling should ensure you have the
> correct libs in the correct place...
> Dan

Thanks for reply Daniel.

I have re-installed the nvidia-driver and tested OpenGL - Crash again.
So it seems not the case...

Best wishes,

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