Daniel Davis wrote:
> (I'm running a 3dfx voodoo3 3500 on a AMD K6-2 400mhz with tdfx.o loaded)
> I'm having an odd problem with DRI. I recently rebuilt my linux box from
> scratch and compiled and install the XF4.01 source and then the DRI cvs
> source (to make sure I got everything.)
> Now the system including 3D runs great with acceleration (using Heavy Gear 2
> as a test OpenGL app) when I run as root. When I log on as a user, it
> doesn't seem to get hardware acceleration even though tdfx.o is loaded.
> Anybody have any idea why this would happen or what to look for while X is
> loading or running?
See section 6 of the DRI User Guide:
If you want all of the users on your system to be able to use
direct-rendering, then use a simple DRI section:
You can find the entire guide at
Jens Owen / \/\ _ jens@...
VA Linux Systems / \ \ \ Steamboat Springs, Colorado