[mythtv-users] Nvidia just released 8756.

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Fri Apr 7 18:53:36 UTC 2006

On 4/7/06, Greg Grotsky <spikeygg at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm trying it now...

good luck!

for those interested...

1.0-8756 for Linux x86-64 released
1.0-8756 for Linux x86 released

Version: 1.0-8756
Operating System: Linux AMD64/EM64T
Release Date: April 7, 2006

Release Highlights
    * Adds support for GeForce 7300, GeForce 7400 Go, GeForce 7600 and
GeForce 7900 GPUs.
    * Added support for running OpenGL applications while the
Composite X extension is enabled; see "The X Composite Extension"
appendix for details.
    * Enabled hardware acceleration of the Render X extension by default.
    * Added "AddARGBGLXVisuals" X configuration option, so that OpenGL
applications can render to X Windows' alpha channel.
    * Added Linux/i2c support to the NVIDIA kernel module; see the
"i2c Bus Support" appendix for details.
    * Improved power management support with Linux >= 2.6.14 and added
support for suspend-to-disk.
    * Added new "nvidia-auto-select" mode entry for use in the X
configuration file; see description in the "Programming Modes"
    * Added support for GLX 1.4.
    * Added ability for OpenGL applications to span greater than 4096
pixels when in Xinerama.
    * Improved G-Sync support.
    * Fixed interlaced modes on CRTs.
    * Improved compatibility with the latest Linux 2.6 kernels.


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