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Johan Torp
08-19-2004, 11:10 PM
I'm desperately trying to get multisampling to work under linux but I can't figure it out. I have a couple of questions:

1. How should I initialize my window?
- Can I use glut or glx or perhaps glew?
- Can I run in windowed mode or do I need to
run in full screen?
- Do I need to alter any of Radeons driver
settings outside my program?
2. After initalizing, do I need to do anything
else than calling glEnable(GL_MULTISAMPLE_ARB)?
3. Can I enable disable it at my will (I'm using
9800Pro)

Thanks a billion!

mogumbo
08-20-2004, 06:44 AM
Open up /etc/X11/XF86Config-4
Look for the line:

Option "FSAAScale" "0"

Change it to 2, 4, or 6 for the number of multisamples you want.
Restart graphics.