Adam K Kirchhoff wrote:
> On Mon, 28 Jul 2003, Roland Scheidegger wrote:
>>Paul Heldens wrote:
>>>direct rendering: Yes
>>>OpenGL renderer string: Mesa DRI R200 20030328 AGP 1x x86/MMX+/SSE2 TCL
>>>OpenGL version string: 1.3 Mesa 5.0.1
>>>When I try to start:
>>>The NWN forum says this has to do with impropper initialisation of
>>>opengl subsystem. ? clues someone ?
>>>It's a R250 card with ~3 weeks old trunk snapshot.
>>You need this patch
>>for nwn to work (unless you're using the beta 3 client or older, you
>>definitely need it for 1.29, haven't checked for 1.30 if it's still
>>needed). Unfortunately this patch is not yet in the trunk as it might
>>break other things. Seems like a chicken-and-egg problem, if it's not in
>>the trunk almost nobody (except those people who need it to get
>>something running) tests it, but without testing it won't make it into
>>the trunk ;-). For the record, the patch runs fine here.
>>Oh and if you make it past the Error, you might want to use
>>R200_NO_TCL=1 as there are some issues with NWN - or try updating dri,
>>the bugs might get fixed...
> How many people need to report that this patch works and has no negative
> side effects before it gets merged in?
I'm OK with this going in. We're generally pretty good at committing patches,
but sometimes they slip through. Try reposting with a [PATCH] designator to
make it obvious that there's something that needs consideration, etc.
Anyway, I'm going to hold off until Ian's issue is resolved.