[ut2004] UT2004 and Nvidia Twinview
jords at shadowservices.biz
Mon Jul 17 21:10:48 EDT 2006
If i leave the terminal with the non-exited ut2004 terminal running for a
long time, it eventually exits with a error message - something about sound
pausing?. I have a Creative Audigy 2 ZS sound card.
The Twinview problem can be solved with the advice i was given.
On 7/17/06, Alex Boag-Munroe <boagenator at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'd love an answer to this too, as it bugs me as well. Disabling twinview
> to play UT2K4 is a tad annoying.
> Although I suspect this is not by any means a UT issue and more an Nvidia
> I also suffer with the exiting from UT2k4 problem.
> On 15/07/06, Jordan Thoms <jords at shadowservices.biz> wrote:
> > I have a nVidia Geforce FX 5700VE graphics card with a twinview. On
> > nearly all games (ie enemy territory) if i use fullscreen and the same
> > resolution as X in the game, the driver is smart and places the game on only
> > one screen.
> > When I had UT2004 installed about a year ago, this worked fine. But I
> > have recently installed it again, downloaded latest patches etc, and now it
> > places the window with half on each screen, which is a little annoying.
> > Trying to narrow down what's changed to make it not work, it seems to
> > be:
> > - I've changed my resolution from 1280x1024 to 1024x768 since i
> > last had Ut2004 working with twinview correctly.
> > - Using the latest patch (but i'm pretty sure this happened even
> > without it, i was hoping the patch would fix it)
> > - Using the ebuilds from portage (but i've had the problem with
> > the installer on the disc too)
> > It's probably unrelated, but Ut2004 also does'nt seem to be exiting
> > right, I have to control-c the terminal i started it from to get it to
> > actually exit.
> > Any idea on how to fix it? It works in windows right, but crashes within
> > 5 minutes of starting on my box :<
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> Alex Boag-Munroe
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