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Old 01-05-04, 11:48 AM   #2
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They work, no problems so far, just use the patch from for 4499. But hhere are some caveats: Nvidia GLX crashes with a NPTL-enabled glibc, and the Nvidia kernel modues won't load with K8 NUMA enabled, and there's no hardware accellerated OpenGL for 32bit apps...

My box, with a QuadroFX 3000:

uname -a:
Linux zauberwald 2.6.0-gentoo #1 Mon Jan 5 00:07:23 CET 2004 x86_64 5 GNU/Linux
[...]OpenGL version string: 1.4.0 NVIDIA 44.99 [...]
Status: Enabled
AGP Rate: 8x
Fast Writes: Enabled
SBA: Enabled
42786 frames in 5.0 seconds = 8557.200 FPS
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