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Old 12-29-05, 04:26 AM   #1
LEFBE
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Question Advice : 6600 GT 128 AGP : configuration

Hi Nvidia team,

Have you got some advice concerning a bios, xorg.conf and modprobe.conf configuration to obtains a best performance for openGL game (native or emulate : such as cedega) ?

Bios configuration :

I've actually in my bios the following information
* Video AGP texture : 32
It is a good or not ? can i put 128 ?

xorg.conf :

- Section "Device"
Identifier "device1"
Driver "nvidia"
BoardName "NVIDIA GeForce4 6600 GT AGP 8 128 DDR"
Option "NvAGP" "3"
Option "RenderAccel" "true"
Option "CursorShadow" "true"
Option "AllowGLXWithComposite" "true"
- EndSection

modprobe.conf :
options nvidia NVreg_EnableAGPSBA=1 NVreg_EnableAGPFW=1 NVreg_ReqAGPRate=8

My hardware configuration is :
Processor type : Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz
Speed : 3.3 Ghz
Memory : 1771 Mo
Video card : GeForce 6600 GT/AGP/SSE2
Memory : 128
Drivers : 2.0.1 NVIDIA 81.78
Sound card : Intel Corporation 82801EB/ER (ICH5/ICH5R) AC'97 Audio Controller (rev 02)
Drivers : ALSA alsactl version 1.0.9
kernel : 2.6.12-14mdksmp
X version : Xorg Version 6.8.99.900 (6.9.0 RC 0)
System : Mandrake Mandriva Linux release 2006.0 (Official) for i586

Best regards ans thanks for your help.

LEFBE
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Old 12-29-05, 05:29 PM   #2
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Default Re: Advice : 6600 GT 128 AGP : configuration

The best tweak is different values of this in xorg.conf

Option "NvAGP" "3"

The nvidia readme has info about this. Try different settings and do benchmarks. Each pc setup is different so you have to try things yourself.
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