Ubuntu Enable Hardware acceleration

HiI'm using Ubuntu 10.04 but I have customized the startup so it only start my own application in a xwindow, no gdm. But the problem is that i dont get hardware acceleration for the program when i start it this way, it works in gdm. Is there a way to enable HW acceleration for a xwindow? ...

Ubuntu Enable Hardware Acceleration ?

i want to get 3ddesk running, but when i try and run it i get the following error...$ 3ddeskAttempting to start 3ddesktop server.Daemon started. Run 3ddesk to activate.Xlib: extension "XFree86-DRI" missing on display ":0.0".3ddeskd: glXIsDirect failed, no Direct Rendering possibl ...

Ubuntu Flash Video Hardware Acceleration?

I've had hardware acceleration working for video under VLC (with my ATI 9600xt) for quite some time; I can easily tell whenever settings have changed and it switches output or drops the acceleration because I get awful screen tearing issues whenever it's not active.I believe this is because VLC is u ...

How to enable hardware acceleration

I need help. I have a Nvidia 7200GS/7300SE. I just reinstalled windows. Installed the card. Installed a game called Kungfu panda. However, when i start the game the error message is that the card's hardware acceleration is not enabled. I don't know what to do. Help!!!!!!P.S. i am not sure if this is ...

Ubuntu Adobe Announced 32-bit Flash true hardware acceleration!

http://www.webupd8.org/2011/02/adobe-flash-player-102-released-brings.html#After reading this article I am hoping this new flash version will work well for major video card manufacturers AND 64 bit down the road. Has anyone tried it out and watched CPU usage? ...

Ubuntu How do you enable hardware acceleration...

..on a R200 ATI card assuming that it isn't automatically enabled. (A command to check would be nice)I just fixed my FLGRX for my Radeon 9250 card and I intend to install XGL. ...

Ubuntu Enable Xorg Hardware acceleration

I have just performed a Minimal/Server installation and now got X running with Xface . Everything seems to be working fine. But unfortunately I have no Hardware Acceleration enabled on my Matrox G200 AGP Graphics Card (I have been running with Hardware Acceleration under Mandrake Linux so I'm pretty ...

Ubuntu Voodoo5 - is hardware acceleration being used?

HiI just installed Ubuntu 7.10 on a P3 733MHz with a Voodoo5 graphics card. I'm getting some choppy video when viewing some flash animations on the internet using Firefox. I'm wondering if I should be expecting smooth video considering the speed of the CPU and the speed/RAM in the GPU.I checked that ...

Windows 2003 MPEG Playback Problem (Hardware Acceleration)

I've just installed Windows 2003 Server Standard on a home network (upgraded from XP Pro), I have also installed Direct x9b as it was required for some particular software I use. I also use the pc for a lot of digital video etc. so had to enable 'hardware acceleration' and the appropriate options in ...

Ubuntu Hardware acceleration on nvidia makes my computer crash

HiI have a computer with a GForce 2 Pro card. I am using the nvidia-driver. It works fine, but it is very slow. When I am dragging rectangles on the desktop with the mouse it uses 100% CPU to draw the rectangles, and it is very slow at this.Then I read that I could enable hardware acceleration to fi ...

Ubuntu snes9x-gtk hardware acceleration issue

When I enable hardware acceleration (xvideo) option in snes9x-gtk I lose the game graphics completely.. either whole application just vanishes apart from the menu at the top.. If I use a software renderer it works fine but performance is pretty bad.Some info:Karmic 64 bitATi Radeon 3200 HD IGP (usin ...

Ubuntu Ibm thinkpad T42, Mobility Radeon 7500 hardware acceleration 11.04

I want to enable hardware acceleration for my R100 ati chipset, which does look plausible for older versions of ubuntu that use Xorg.http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/ATI_Mobility_Radeon_7500I've read to create/configure an Xorg.conf I could use sudo Xorg -configurebut whenever I try that, I get an erro ...

Ubuntu hardware acceleration

hii have recently installed ubuntu 11.10 on a via nano ITX with a nVidia ceforce 5200 graphics card and am trying to enable hardware acceleration on it so that i can reduce the cpu useage.it seems to be running at 50% all the time and when im trying to do anything it increases to 100%.i am having tr ...

Ubuntu Flash hardware acceleration on Linux?

As I understand, Flash 10.1 does not support hardware acceleration on Linux. I've heard Gnash does, but I can't get it to work on much of anything. Flash video is absolutely abysmal on my netbook without handing things off to the integrated graphics. Is there either some kind of trick to get Gnash w ...

Ubuntu Flash hardware acceleration

System: Acer Revo R3700 (64-bit Atom CPU / Nvidia ION GPU)OS: Ubuntu 10.10 64-bit (amd64)Hi,I have followed various guides (liks below) to try and get Flash 10.2 (actually recently installed 10.3) to run with full hardware acceleration but I don't seem to have been very sucessful.When I run an HD fl ...

Ubuntu Getting flash hardware acceleration for nVidia

Adobe Flash version 11 (& maybe earlier) claim hardware acceleration under Linux is available for modern nVidia cards. This is apparently achieved by Adobe's 'stage' video architecture and the VDPAU interface.But I'm not sure I've got this working properly.I'm on Ubuntu 11.10 (upgraded from 11.0 ...

Ubuntu Enable 3d/2d hardware acceleration with fglrx

I am trying to figure out how to enable 2d/3d hardware acceleration, but I really don't know how. Can someone who has know-how help? I have the proprietary ati (fglrx) driver. ...

Ubuntu No flash hardware acceleration?

Is it true that there is no browser flash hardware acceleration available for ubuntu from adobe yet? ...

Ubuntu No hardware acceleration in Linux version of Firefox 4?

I read on a website a few months ago that the Linux version of Firefox 4 does not have hardware acceleration yet.Is this still the case? ...

Ubuntu How to Enable 3D Acceleration for a ATI 3870x2 in Jaunty

After searching countless hours on the internet and combing through pages and pages of Google search results, and so many reinstalls of Jaunty that I have lost count, I have found a way to enable 3d acceleration on the Radeon HD 3870x2 in Jaunty. Here is a guide I have compiled on how to accomplish ...

Ubuntu enabling hardware acceleration

every hardware acceleration test i do appears to use my cpu (flash (10,3,162,29) and html5)this is my GPU (http://www.notebookcheck.net/NVIDIA-GeForce-8200M-G.11360.0.html)02:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation C77 [GeForce 8200M G] (rev a2)nvidia driver version 260.19.44running 64bit ...

Ubuntu Can't enable 3d acceleration on XP over VMware

I'm using Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic Koala) & recently added Ubuntu Studio to it.For quite some time, I'm trying to enable direct 3d acceleration on a virtual XP SP3 machine running over VMware Workststion 7.0.1.As per VMware forums & many other sites, 3d hardware acceleration is supported for XP a ...

Ubuntu How to enable 3D Acceleration

I am an absolute beginner to Ubuntu (and Linux), but I am very willing to learn.What I am trying to do is enable 3D Acceleration. (because PlayOnLinux told me to do so) I have an NVIDIA GeForce 9800GT.I have been reading through the forums and I do understand that there really is no straightforward ...

RTCW: ET Graphic Card Hardware Acceleration

I just downloaded this game called Enemy Territory. After installing however, it couldn´t work. ET 2.60 linux-i386 Mar 10 2005----- FS_Startup -----Current search path:/root/.etwolf/etmain/usr/local/games/enemy-territory/etmain/pak2.pk3 (22 files)/usr/local/games/enemy-territory/etmain/pak1.pk3 (10 ...

Turning Hardware Acceleration on/off programmatically

I searched around in this forum and the feeling I get is that there are no APIs that support this functionality. Secondly, people don't recommend you to do it.But my problem is that I am trying to run a video application on a flash applicaion on a remote system. The video unfortunately is not visibl ...

Hardware acceleration for OpenGL with Voodoo2 cards

I'm new to OpenGL programming and I'm trying to enable 3D hardware acceleration for it on my Creative 3D Blaster Voodoo2 card.In windowed mode, with software acceleration, everything goes ok, but when I try to start with full screen mode (thus hopefully enabling 3D hardware acceleration) my program ...

Ubuntu How do I set up hardware acceleration?

hi, i noticed that some of the games i want to play do not run well on my system... and i looked somewhere and heard someone say that if hardware acceleration is not enabled then it will not run well...my graphics are by intel965 express chipset family (aka X3100)and everything i came across didnt r ...

Ubuntu G4 Mac mini Radeon 9200: How to Enable 3d-Acceleration

I am using Ubuntu 10.10 on my G4 Mac mini. Almost everything worked out of the box and some issued I was able to fix with the help of the forum contents, but to enable the hardware acceleration of the Radeon 9200, 32MB I really need your help.I tried several xorg.conf standards for radeon but withou ...

Ubuntu Gstreamer to get hardware acceleration

Yes!!Hopefully this will be ready for Lucid+1http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=NzcyOALast month we talked about a hackfest to improve Linux video playback that came about after a GNOME developer began work on using Cairo/Pixman for raw video in GStreamer and looking at other way ...

Ubuntu No 3d hardware acceleration for Ati Radeon 9000 after upgrading 8.10->9.04

I upgraded from 8.10 to 9.04 and unfortunately the first thing I noticed after the upgrade was the sluggishness of the desktop. I found some tweaks for xorg.conf which helped a bit but I could not get 3d hardware acceleration to work. The flash videos are still flickering and I can live with it but ...

Hardware acceleration and screen capture

Here is a good question for you:How to turn off hardware acceleration for mci. Basically, the end result would be to enable screen capture for video playback. For example, if you try to capture a video frame from mediaplayer, it's not going to work unless the player is set not to use hardware accele ...

Ubuntu Any way to prevent video flciker with hardware acceleration enabled?

Greetz guys.I've just recently started using Linux and i've found Ubuntu to be quite stable.Although, I (as well as many others) have encountered a small issue when trying to play video files.If I set Ubuntu's Visual Effects to Normal or Extra (and/or use Compiz Fusion), playing videos start flicker ...

Ubuntu Disable hardware acceleration

How do I disable hardware acceleration for X completely? I am trying to capture some swf files off the web with xvidcap, and it requires this in order to get the information from X memory instead of the GPU. I have a Nvidia 7600 GS card, with the restricted driver installed. Could I just deactivate ...

Ubuntu Gateway NX570X Intel GMA950 Hardware Acceleration

Greetings Ubuntu Community! Ok, I have a Gateway NX570X but its an older version the 2007 model with the Pentium Dual Core 1.6ghz 32-bit only CPU. I have an issue reguarding hardware acceleration in Ubuntu 9.04. In 8.10 I was able to get Compiz Fusion working flawlessly with reflections and everythi ...

Ubuntu Intel DG35EC Motherboard, Hardware Acceleration

Hi, I have a DG35EC Intel motherboard and I'm currently using it's integrated video card but I can't get any hardware acceleration. I've searched a lot for drivers (unfortunately Intel does not offer a Linux driver) and it turned out to be a meaningless search. I'm guessing my video card (it's Intel ...

Ubuntu No Hardware acceleration Radeon 7500

Computer specs:Lenovo(IBM) T30Ati Radeon 7500 MobilityI cannot get the hardware acceleration working at all.Anyone have a solution?This is what i get when i run LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose glxinfojaso@wick3d:~$ name of display: :0.0libGL: XF86DRIGetClientDriverName: 5.3.0 radeon (screen 0)libGL: OpenDriver: ...

Ubuntu SiS630 Hardware Acceleration: more info, and maybe progress

Well, it appears I'm too stubborn to give up on the Sis630 hardware acceleration issue.I have made headway. Or at least I have found out some hopefully useful information.1) www.sis.com does have a file called xsis.tgz that has the appropriate drivers2) xsis.tgz contains one program called XSiS_SVGA ...

Ubuntu Enable 3d acceleration

Sorry to post another 3d acceleration noobie-question. I've searched the forums, and tried to find the answer, though unsuccessful. I installed the driver for my RADAEON 9600XT by using "METHOD 1" from this guide (http://wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubuntu_Edgy_Installation_Guide).I tried fol ...

Ubuntu CD/DVDROM Hardware Acceleration

Anyone know how to enable optical drive hardware acceleration? I always get a message with LinuxNero that I do not have it enabled. Thx in advance. ...

Ubuntu No hardware acceleration with nvidia-current

I wanted to try out the acceleration video mode from Adobe Flash 10.2. libvdpau1 ist installed and in /etc/adobe/mms.cfg EnableLinuxHWVideoDecode is set to 1.But if I watch an example video I get "software video rendering". I uninstalled nvidia-current and tried the drivers from nvidia.com ...

Ubuntu h.264 hardware acceleration

I have an HP dv9297ea laptop with a GeForce Go 7600 which has hardware acceleration for H.264. I am using Feisty with nvidia-glx drivers 96.31 but when viewing a h.264/aac tv rip in Totem, it jerks along quite badly. Xvids/DVDs etc play fine.I am assuming that this is because the driver and or totem ...

Ubuntu Hardware acceleration with ATI Sapphire Radion X300SE

I'm fairly new to really using linux (as opposed to playing around with it), and I'm learning a lot as I go along. I've gone through the guide here (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=408111) to try and configure my video card, but it seems the hardware acceleration still isn't working. I say ...

Ubuntu SIS hardware acceleration

I have an onboard SIS 630 video chip which can do hardware acceleration and is supported by the DRI project:The details are here:http://www.winischhofer.net/sisdri.shtmlWhen I enable dri as described, when I run glxgears, I get an empty black box. This is better than when I had gotten an error messa ...

Ubuntu SDL OpenGL and Hardware Acceleration

I've programmed my first sdl pong game and I want to make the leap to openGL next. However, from what I've been reading today around the web, it appears that there is no (good) way to use hardware acceleration with SDL in linux. Something about using the dga driver? I thought I'd try to write someth ...

Ubuntu Installing driver for ATI Radeon to enable 3D acceleration

I'm trying to install driver for ATI Radeon x550 to enable 3D acceleration so i can run Unity.I'm currently using Ubuntu 11.04 (classic view)A looked at this article https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RadeonDriver but i didn't understand what exactly should i do to install it.PS: I tryed the driver d ...

Ubuntu Can't enable 3D acceleration.

I do apologize for this thread being created, seeing as how my question is splattered across the internet. However, i have yet to find an answer to my dilemma (and i've tried checking everywhere!).Firstly i'm very new to Linux and i'm currently running Ubuntu 11.04.Heres my problem. Everytime i try ...

jQuery Hardware acceleration targeting?

(Echoing one of swix's questions)Will jQuery Mobile attempt to target the various browser's implementations of hardware acceleration (or lack thereof)?-- Oskar Austegard ...

Hardware acceleration

whats up, I installed THUG 2 on my friends pc its an old compaq but it passes the minimum requirements, anyways when I go to run it it says "Hard ware is too low, increase hardware acceleration and restart game"well if any of you knew me, would would know im too lazy to remember stuff like ...

Enable 3D Acceleration in ATI Xpress 200

How do I enable 3d Acceleration for a ATI Xpress 200 card in openSUSE 10.2? ...

Set Hardware Acceleration

I am using Windows 7 x64 and I require an immediate help on how to set hardware acceleration to full in this operating system.I've tried google but no result was appropriate and I came to know that I need to go to the "Change Settings" under "Troubleshoot" tab but its just greyed ...