[ut2004] Weird graphics Issues with Radeon 9000
zeiglb at rpi.edu
Sat May 1 19:46:19 EDT 2004
Yup, exactly like that. Okay, I'll give that a try.
Gian Paolo Mureddu wrote:
> Ben Zeigler wrote:
>> Archives for this list seem to be down, so don't yell at me for a
>> repeat. Anyway, I recently purchased the DVD version of UT2k4 and
>> installed it on my linux box. I have an IBM T41 with a Radeon 9000.
>> I'm running unstable debian with kernel 2.6.5, and have the 3.7.6
>> version of the proprietary ATI driver that I downloaded from
>> . I am using Xfree 4.3
>> Anyway, here's my issue. The menus work perfectly. SOME maps work
>> perfectly. Specifically, I can run the first DM mission in single
>> player fine at 640x480 (at around 70 fps, even). However, somewhat
>> randomly at higher resolutions, the screen will totally screw up. It
>> displays a variety of grey triangles that seem to extend in
>> completely random directions. The weapon model still draws
>> correctly. These triangles even extend in front of the menu when I
>> press EScape, occaisionally. On other maps, this corruption or
>> whatever happens as soon as the map loads. I can't figure out what
>> exactly causes it. When this doesnt happen, the graphics look
>> perfect and run at accelerated speed. Any idea what's up?
> AFAIK this is a problem with the ATi drivers and some early Z tests...
> However I'm not sure... does it look something like this? (See
> attached image)
> If so you can correct this with the console command "flush", I've
> noticed this on my 9500 when texture level is anywhere beyond normal.
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