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Offline Jeff Vader

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Re: "unable to get proper pixel format in OpenGL Win32"
Yes. Although you will be helped regardless of where you ask your questions, asking your questions in the right places improves the odds of you getting the help you need and helps keep HLP in order. And on that note,
- the SCP board (where this thread was previously) is for questions/suggestions/other discussion about the FSO game engine
- the Wiki board (where you also posted previously) is meant for discussion about the FreeSpace Wiki
- this board (the support board) is an excellent place for questions if you have installation problems, problems running the game or other technical difficulties with the game
- if at some point you experience problems with particular campaigns or mods, it would be excellent if you posted at the board of the mod (is such exists) or at the Missions & Campaigns board (if a board for the mod does not exist).
« Last Edit: January 30, 2010, 05:05:51 am by Jeff Vader »
23:40 < achillion > EveningTea: ass
23:40 < achillion > wait no
23:40 < achillion > evilbagel: ass
23:40 < EveningTea > ?
23:40 < achillion > 2-letter tab complete failure

14:08 < achillion > there's too much talk of butts and dongs in here
14:08 < achillion > the level of discourse has really plummeted
14:08 < achillion > Let's talk about politics instead
14:08 <@The_E > butts and dongs are part of #hard-light's brand now
14:08 <@The_E > well
14:08 <@The_E > EvilBagel's brand, at least

01:06 < T-Rog > welp
01:07 < T-Rog > I've got to take some very strong antibiotics
01:07 < achillion > penis infection?
01:08 < T-Rog > Chlamydia
01:08 < achillion > O.o
01:09 < achillion > well
01:09 < achillion > I guess that happens
01:09 < T-Rog > at least it's curable
01:09 < achillion > yeah
01:10 < T-Rog > I take it you weren't actually expecting it to be a penis infection
01:10 < achillion > I was not

14:04 < achillion > Sometimes the way to simplify is to just have a habit and not think about it too much
14:05 < achillion > until stuff explodes
14:05 < achillion > then you start thinking about it

22:16 < T-Rog > I don't know how my gf would feel about Jewish conspiracy porn

15:41 <-INFO > EveningTea [[email protected]] has joined #hard-light
15:47 < EvilBagel> butt
15:51 < Achillion> yes
15:53 <-INFO > EveningTea [[email protected]] has quit [Quit: http://www.mibbit.com ajax IRC Client]

18:53 < Achillion> Dicks are fun

21:41 < MatthTheGeek> you can't spell assassin without two asses

20:05 < sigtau> i'm mining titcoins from now on

00:31 < oldlaptop> Drunken antisocial educated freezing hicks with good Internet == Finland stereotype

11:46 <-INFO > Kobrar [[email protected]] has joined #hard-light
11:50 < achtung> Surely you've heard of DVDA
11:50 < achtung> Double Vaginal Double ANal
11:51 < Kobrar> ...
11:51 <-INFO > Kobrar [[email protected]] has left #hard-light []

 

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Re: "unable to get proper pixel format in OpenGL Win32"
Yup, the 186.93 drivers fixed it. Every thing is A-OK now. Thanks again E. Strange, I didn't think there was that big of a difference between 185 and 6, but evidently there was.

While I'm glad updated drivers fixed the issue, nVidia is currently up to 196.21 for XP/Vista/Win 7. And the  9600 is still new enough (heck the 9400 GT on my work box is new enough) to run them.
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[08/01 16:53:11] <sigtau> EveningTea: I have decided that I am a 32-bit registerkin.  Pronouns are eax, ebx, ecx, edx.
[08/01 16:53:31] <EveningTea> dhauidahh
[08/01 16:53:32] <EveningTea> sak
[08/01 16:53:40] * EveningTea froths at the mouth
[08/01 16:53:40] <sigtau> i broke him, boys

 

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Re: "unable to get proper pixel format in OpenGL Win32"
I'm pretty sure the 6800 can run them.
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