DRI on a trident cyber9525dvd

nikosapi nikosapi at gmail.com
Mon Jul 2 18:49:42 PDT 2007

On July 2, 2007 09:40:31 am you wrote:
> On 7/2/07, nikosapi <nikosapi at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > This is my first post to the x.org mailing list only because I believe it
> > is my last resort. I've been trying for two days now to get direct
> > rendering to work on my trident cyber9525dvd card which is built into my
> > toshiba laptop (a rather old one I might add).
> >
> > It has worked in the past on an old x.org 6.x release and more recently
> > on x.org 7.0, the one that comes with ubuntu dapper. I'm now in the
> > process of my yearly upgrade and have tried both Fedora 7 and Debian Etch
> > (4.0) with no avail. I think it has something to do with aiglx. When I
> > start up X, I get this error message: "(EE) AIGLX: Screen 0 is not DRI
> > capable"
> Unfortunately, no functioning 3D driver for trident hardware has ever
> been released.  I think you are mistaken regarding your old setup.
> Alex

I just re-installed xubuntu dapper to make sure and apparently my mind must 
have been playing tricks on me because you were most certainly right. There's 
no direct rendering on that card!

Thank you for letting me waste your time,


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