[ILUG] P2 400MHz too slow for video?
cout at eircom.net
Sun Nov 4 15:13:03 GMT 2001
Errm I could send you some compiled sources if you like?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Gavin McCullagh" <gavin at fiachra.ucd.ie>
To: <ilug at linux.ie>
Sent: Sunday, November 04, 2001 2:42 PM
Subject: Re: [ILUG] P2 400MHz too slow for video?
> A quick update. I didn't think the Nvidia kernel and openGL driver worked
> with this card. However, I realised they would and tried them. The video
> is now far better. I can use the -framedrop switch and it's approaching
> watchable but sound gets quite crackley. I suspect the bus hogging thing
> may be correct. Apparently Xv was not supported by the nv driver. It
> works now (not to mention X is much quicker and I get a nvidia splash
> screen starting X).
> I think the sound card is probably causing the problem now. I'm going to
> try and get my hands ona better supported sound acrd at least for a
> Will let you know how it goes.
> incidentally, the chipset is a Intel 440BX by the looks of it.
> $ cat /proc/pci
> PCI devices found:
> Bus 0, device 0, function 0:
> Host bridge: Intel Corporation 440BX/ZX - 82443BX/ZX Host bridge (rev
> Master Capable. Latency=64.
> Thanks again for all help,
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