A little help...

Alan Hourihane alanh@fairlite.demon.co.uk
Tue Nov 26 09:17:00 2002


On Mon, Nov 25, 2002 at 07:51:59 -0500, Jerry McBride wrote:
> I'm in the final stages of polishing off my vnc setup and find that I need a
> little help in an area concerning GLX...
> 
> I'd like to squash this complaint when starting vncserver:
> 
> 25/11/02 17:34:30 Xvnc version 3.3.5 - built Nov 13 2002 17:17:41
> 25/11/02 17:34:30 Copyright (C) 2002 RealVNC Ltd.
> 25/11/02 17:34:30 Copyright (C) 1994-2000 AT&T Laboratories Cambridge.
> 25/11/02 17:34:30 All Rights Reserved.
> 25/11/02 17:34:30 See http://www.realvnc.com for information on VNC
> 25/11/02 17:34:30 Desktop name 'X' (spyro.my.domain:1)
> 25/11/02 17:34:30 Protocol version supported 3.3
> 25/11/02 17:34:30 Listening for VNC connections on TCP port 5901
> 25/11/02 17:34:30 Listening for HTTP connections on TCP port 5801
> 25/11/02 17:34:30   URL http://spyro.my.domain:5801
> Xlib:  extension "GLX" missing on display ":1.0".
> ---snip---
> 
> How do I provide the GLX extension on display :1.0?
> On the server where I ran this vncserver session, on display :0.0 GLX is loaded
> perfectly and I can execute glsgears without problems...

You need Xvnc from http://xf4vnc.sourceforge.net which gives the GLX
extension.

Alan.