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Old 04-23-07, 06:50 PM   #1
marchetto
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Default Which is better 9631 or 7185??

I've a GeForce4 MX 440 SE which is the best driver I can install between 9631 and latest 7185??

Trying them I think 9631 is better, can you help me?

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Old 04-23-07, 07:58 PM   #2
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Default Re: Which is better 9631 or 7185??

9631 has many more features - eg support for OpenGL window managers. You are probably better off running the highest version for your card, in this case the 9631.
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Old 04-25-07, 05:33 AM   #3
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Ok, thanks!
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Old 04-26-07, 08:06 PM   #4
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Default Re: Which is better 9631 or 7185??

can you get opengl rendering to work with 9631? I heard from some people that it messes up rendering on some agp nv18 cards.
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Old 04-27-07, 01:13 PM   #5
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Default Re: Which is better 9631 or 7185??

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Originally Posted by seeker010
can you get opengl rendering to work with 9631? I heard from some people that it messes up rendering on some agp nv18 cards.
It is real problem! I have

VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation NV18 [GeForce4 MX - nForce GPU] (rev a3)

and only opengl application have working properly is glxgears! I have black GL area in other application. If you have access to driver development and have need in bugreport yet, contact with me by email.
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