[mythtv-users] MythTV with Geforce 8800

Bill Giannikos bill2 at vgcomputing.com.au
Mon Jan 8 04:00:23 UTC 2007

On Sun, 2007-01-07 at 22:01 -0500, Dave wrote:
> Try removing the "GLX" extension from xorg.conf.  I have this problem 
> intermittently with the new nvidia drivers too, GLX disabling was the 
> only way to fix it, it has something to do with this:
> X Error: BadMatch (invalid parameter attributes) 8
>   Major opcode:  140
>   Minor opcode:  14
>   Resource id:  0x197
> If you use xdpyinfo and find out what Major opcode 140 is, (its an 
> extension of some sorts), that will tell you what extension causes the 
> problem, for me it was GLX.

Thanks for the info Dave, unfortunately disabling glx didn't help. Major
opcode 140 is XVideo, so you can't really turn that off without a major
performance hit.


More information about the mythtv-users mailing list