When I startx, I get this error: Weight 95 g Average Rotational Latency 7. Windows does boot normally. What is the significance of this? Thanks for you help. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. My card is so incredibly new and cool that it isn’t supported at all.

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The most recent kernels are not always supported. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Checking your AGP chipset.

Hardware 3D Acceleration Guide

It also is “risky” but few people have videl problems. Usage or age limit exceeded It may just mean what it is telling you It includes changes to the X server, to several client libraries and to the kernel.


Reboot your computer to your new kernel. For the 3dfx Voodoo, you should see tdfx. Do this while the CPU is as idle as possible.

I ran chkdsk and didn’t find any thing. For the ATI Radeon, you should see radeon.

Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled. Problem AGP aperture size is more than half of the system memory size. Should I be worried? Edited by tg, 28 June – Please log in to reply. In many cases, both binary vidro open-source drivers exist. Update it if necessary.

Internal Data Rate Section “Module” Load “dri” Load “glx” Value is normal 02 Throughput Performance 50 0 OK: While XFree86 typically supports 2D hardware acceleration, it often lacks hardware 3D acceleration. I checked the Compaq link. This was configured using gentoo-sources Section “Device” Driver “radeon” I receive no error messages indicating any thing is wrong. I don’t have any other symptoms, so I’ll just keep an eye on it. If it doesn’t and you have checked your logs to verify it’s not a configuration error, you might want to consider the CVS sources.


SMART Disk status = Fail – Windows XP Home and Professional

Install XFree86 and configure your kernel. If you’re using a 2. Note that some DRM modules require that the agpgart module be loaded first. Tweak your performance 7. Introduction What is hardware 3D acceleration and why do I want it? What is hardware 3D acceleration and why do I want it? Check if you compiled DRM and the driver into the kernel; you shouldn’t have. If you want to set even more features, check out the features listing on the DRI Web site.