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Old 12-23-02, 09:47 PM   #3
Archie Steel
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Default Re: Does glxgears have to be run in root?

Originally posted by jonners
Just set up a geForce2 on Suse 7.3, and got decent results from glxgears (more to the point, tuxracer ran ;-)).

But, when I went in as a user, glxgears froze the machine. Is that normal? Does anyone know why?
I'm having the same problem. Windowed GL apps will freeze my system unless I run them as root...or as an alternate user. Somehow there must be something wrong with my user config.
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