[techtalk] Voodoo2 drivers

Robert Kiesling kiesling at localhost.ix.netcom.com
Thu Jan 6 01:28:16 EST 2000

Beverly Guillermo <mezanin at home.com> wrote:

> I've just finished installing Slackware on another computer and I've run
> into the problem with the Voodoo2 drivers.  I got Device3Dfx,
> Glide_V2-2.53, and Glide_V2-3.01 installed and can get the test page fine
> as root but as a normal user, I get a segmentation fault.  I can't
> remember how to get around it, does anyone here know?

Hi Beverly,

Make sure that all users have read/execute permissions in the
directories where the driver files, executables, configs, and
libraries are, and the parent directories, and see if that makes the
problem go away.

If this problem recurs, have you submitted a bug report?



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