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Old 11-29-09, 01:45 PM   #7
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Default Re: NVIDIA driver libraries shouldn't require execstack privileges

Originally Posted by robhan**** View Post
Well, I have allow_execstack turned off with this version and 3D seems to be working fine on my system..
nvidia-settings has nothing to do with 3D rendering.

If I remember correctly, one of the Nvidia people said that those libraries require the privileges so that they can execute code natively in order to increase OpenGL performance.
It would be nice to dig up that quote.
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