[ut2004] Unreal Tournament 2004 on Linux

Eric Yff eyff at insightbb.com
Thu Mar 4 17:12:58 EST 2004

On Friday 05 March 2004 12:04 am, Thomas Otto wrote:
>  Would like to check out Unreal Tournament 2004 on my RedHat 7.3 machine.
>   Running 2.6.3 kernel and Matrox G450 video card.  When I run the
>  command ut2004demo, I get the following:
>      $ ut2004demo
>      open /dev/[sound/]dsp: No such device
>      Couldn't set video mode: Couldn't find matching GLX visual
>      History:
>      Exiting due to error
>  Haven't got sound card going in new kernel yet but expected it to run
>  otherwise.  What am I missing?

The thing about matching GLX visual has to do with opengl. Are you sure you 
have X configured to load the opengl modules and direct rendiring 
infrastructure (dri)? If not, you can change this in your XF86Config file, 
which on most systems is located in the /etc/X11 directory. If that doesn't 
work, you can run it in software mode by typing ut2004demo -software. /dev/
dsp is the standard device file for the OSS sound driver on a GNU/Linux 
system. There is probably a way to run the game without sound if it fails to 

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