[Gambas-user] Error from GPU

Gianluigi gradobag at gradobag.it
Fri Sep 22 16:38:07 CEST 2023

Il 22/09/23 16:29, Benoît Minisini ha scritto:
> Le 22/09/2023 à 16:26, Gianluigi a écrit :
>> Il 22/09/23 15:47, T Lee Davidson ha scritto:
>>> On 9/22/23 07:32, Gianluigi wrote:
>>>> A friend of ours (Franco) from the Italian forum updated a Gambas project. 
>>>> Now it gets this error message from the GPU, in a terminal window:
>>>> "libGL error: MESA-LOADER: failed to open nouveau: 
>>>> /usr/lib64/dri/nouveau_dri.so: impossibile aprire il file oggetto 
>>>> condiviso: File o directory non esistente (search paths 
>>>> /usr/lib64/dri, suffix _dri)
>>>> libGL error: failed to load driver: nouveau"
>>>> Both the project and the system work fine anyway and he wouldn't 
>>>> want to add the driver.
>>>> Question: Is it possible to avoid seeing the error?
>>> I think probably not when using libGL. I don't blame Franco for not 
>>> wanting to install the Mesa driver. Having to use nouveau for Nvidia 
>>> cards is bad enough.
>>> Relatively recently, I swapped out a Radeon card for an Nvidia 
>>> hoping to get better performance; and also got the "failed to load 
>>> nouveau.dri" errors when testing it. The performance was absolutely 
>>> pathetic. I installed the Mesa driver hoping to fix the performance 
>>> issue, and all it did was muck things up. I promptly swapped back to 
>>> the Radeon card.
>> Your answer is disheartening :-(
>> I have never used Suse if it were Ubuntu I would recommend using a 
>> proprietary driver which has become open source since 2022, but 
>> frankly I don't feel like recommending it on a system I don't know.
>> If Benoit has not an idea, I think Franco have to adapt to closing 
>> the terminal and that's it.
>> Thank you very much.
>> Gianluigi
> When I see such a message, it usually means that the system is broken. 
> I don't see how Gambas can have any relation with that.
> Regards,
Ok, I'll pass your answers on to Franco.

Many thanks again to both of you



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