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Old 11-07-04, 02:56 PM   #3
Maalox
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Default Re: OpenGL video freezes, rest of game continues! (gcc problem?)

I found the problem

After trying everything and nearly giving up, I booted into windows and tried to play. Same "crash", except instead of being able to quit or ssh in, it just rebooted on its own!

Ended up being a fried graphics card, so I bought a new one and everything is working properly now.

I wish the problem didn't start after my huge linux update, or else I wouldn't have wasted so much time trying to look for a configuration problem. I'm gonna assume that the updates (which took 2 days of compiling) overheated the system and damaged the (cheap and generic, not overclocked) video card.

Thanks for the help,
Maalox
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