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07-20-2001, 01:18 PM
hi ppl

(in advance thank you all for taking the time to read this http://www.opengl.org/discussion_boards/ubb/smile.gif

How would i go about making my own gl drivers seen as gl open dont have the one i need http://www.opengl.org/discussion_boards/ubb/biggrin.gif

07-20-2001, 06:35 PM
for which card? Generally drivers are made by firms that make the cards, if you make your driver for your linux like os ( as i suppose its for that u want to make a driver) i read at the ati site theire can do it for u, just ask hem

(sorruy for my spelling im a bit drunk http://www.opengl.org/discussion_boards/ubb/smile.gif

07-22-2001, 03:01 AM
the card i'm using is an SiS 530 8 meg (just think all this just to run Black and white)

07-22-2001, 03:40 AM
SIS is not very strong in terms of driver support or linux support.
Besides, isn't the 530 old.

I know that matrox had openend their linux drivers so you can try optimizing it.


07-22-2001, 03:44 AM
oops, that should be "not very strong in driver support"!
Damn alcohol!


07-22-2001, 11:45 AM
V-man thanks for the reply;-)
the card is about 2 yrs old also its built-in to the board so i cant do much in the way of re-playsing the bugger.Also do u know of any driver update boards it would also be of great help


Also anyone else reading this the help would be great thanks to all