[SATLUG] Xscreensaver problem

Jeremy Mann jeremymann at gmail.com
Thu Jun 26 13:50:38 CDT 2008

On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 1:41 PM, John D Choate <jdchoate at gmail.com> wrote:

> Now that I think about it, I've never had a DRI section in any of my xorg.conf
> files. A few years ago I think it might have been an Load "dri" option in
> the "Module" section, but was never enabled and I remember being advised to
> disable it if it was. DRI has not appeared in an xorg.conf file for me in a
> long time... I think not since it was xfree86.conf or XF86Config.
> Do ATI cards use it? Because nvidia does not.
> To be more clear, the system I'm using to type this reply has nothing related
> to DRI in its xorg.conf and all is well with all GL apps and screen savers

It doesn't do anything but set the permissions of the DRI device. Its
something like:

Load "DRI"
Mode 0666

Jeremy Mann
jeremy at biochem.uthscsa.edu

University of Texas Health Science Center
Bioinformatics Core Facility
Phone: (210) 567-2672

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