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Old 06-02-11, 01:31 PM   #1
Hal_Canary
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Default NVidia 3D Vision under Linux.

I'm trying to get NVidia 3D Vision working under Linux.

I've got a Red Hat Enterprise Linux (6.1) workstation with two Quadro 5000 cards and the nvidia driver version 270.41.19. The 3D Vision IR emitter is plugged in to both a video card and a USB port,and it glows dull green. I verified that the refresh rate on the monitor is set to 120 Hz. When I launch a stereo application (like glxgears -stereo), the monitor shows a double image, but the emitter doesn't become bright green and the shutter glasses don't respond.

Any ideas on how to troubleshoot this issue?

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Here's what I've done to get this far:

Code:
## from my /etc/X11/xorg.conf file:
[...]
Section "Screen"
        [...]
        Option "Stereo" "10"
EndSection
[...]
Section "Device"
        [...]
        Option "FlatPanelProperties" "Scaling = Native"
EndSection
[...]
Section "Extensions"
        Option "Composite" "off"
EndSection
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