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Old 01-24-10, 09:04 AM   #519
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Brasil
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Smile Re: FreeBSD-amd64 driver ?

No more host Freezes !!

OS: FreeBSD 8.0-STABLE #0 r198930M: Sat Dec 12 12:49:49 BRT 2009
MB: AOD790GX/128M
VB: nvidia0: <GeForce 9800 GT> on vgapci0
RAM: 8 G
CPU: Phenom 955 black

(II) Module nvidia: vendor="NVIDIA Corporation"
compiled for 4.0.2, module version = 1.0.0
Module class: X.Org Video Driver
(II) NVIDIA dlloader X Driver 195.22 Mon Nov 30 14:03:12 posix/SystemV/PST
(II) NVIDIA Unified Driver for all Supported NVIDIA GPUs

X: X.Org X Server 1.6.1
KDE: 4.3.4 with OpenGl composite enabled

VBOX: 3.1.2 OSE

Stability is back!. No more host freezes !

I found out that compiling the nvidia driver WITHOUT the linux_emulation
option did it! The instability and freeze issue with vbox+openGL active is

As per the attached image, I have started:

2 XP
1 Win7 32
1 Win7 64
2 Win 2003
1 Fedora

Plus a few other kde apps.

Before doing this, if I started only one of the win7 VM, my host would
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