I am using 11.1 on a laptop. It has 16GB RAM, an intel i-6 quad core processor, and NVIDIA graphics card (which currently doesnt work (discussed here).
If I play video of any quality, it doesnt play smoothly at all. It plays similar to a slideshow. First of all I had built a package of...
When the installer boots, it has already loaded loader.conf. Is it possible to specify the radeon kms during the install? If so, how?
On my dell 755, I have a Radeon 2400, I add these to loader.conf and I'm pleased with the result:
I am trying to repurpose my old iMac as a FreeBSD 11.1 workstation and I'm getting a whacked out screen when I boot into the installer from EFI USB after selecting, 1. Boot into Multiuser, in bsdinstall. It looks like the horizontal scan is off on each row and as a result the screen is...
I want to stream my online video to Youtube.
The most appropriate software is OBS Studio.
Under the user obs does not work:
info: audio settings reset:
samples per sec: 44100
The X11 connection...
I'm currently experimenting with FreeBSD on a Dell Optiplex 330, and I can't configure the video card. Here's the card seen by the Linux system on the machine.
$ /sbin/lspci | grep -i vga
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 82G33/G31 Express
Integrated Graphics Controller...
Laptop: Asus model X540S.
Wireless: Atheros model AR5B125 does seem to work, as well as most other hardware.
Xorg "intel" driver fails because no valid screens are found in FreeBSD.
I have attached files from a working Fedora 25 Linux distribution on this laptop: the output of "lspci -vv" as...
When I enable 'hardware acceleration' in Firefox's options I get pink haze on every video I watch in Firefox. (see screenshot - http://3.1m.yt/utNPwE.png) (original link: )
Disabling that option fixes the video's color. That happens on Firefox-ESR 45.7.0
When I tried to use Firefox 51.1.0...
After ports upgrade I have a broken 3D in system. Can you friends help me find what causes the problem and how I can solve it?
FreeBSD home 11.0-STABLE FreeBSD 11.0-STABLE #0 r312172: Sat Jan 14 19:58:53 NSK 2017 user@home:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/BSDSERV amd64
Well I just purchased a new board with an AMD A6-7470K CPU that
has the radeon R5 GPU (whatever that is).
I bought that combination because I needed a box to do nothing
but biild source. I have always bought with nVidia graphics before,
because the radeon, and intel graphics...
I have an old Thinkpad laptop. In order to boot FreeBSD I need to add a device hints. I tried two of them and both work. Those are:
I have only a vague idea what it does, it seems to affect AGP module in the kernel. I know that there is hint.agp.2...
I have successfully installed net-im/skype4 on 11.0-RELEASE-p2 (amd64). Everything works fine except sending video.
The port's pkg-message says:Skype uses /dev/videoX (usually /dev/video0). This device node is created by
the drivers for your webcam (eg. multimedia/webcamd). If you selected the...
There are two video adapters in my system:
# pciconf -lvbce
vgapci0@pci0:0:2:0: class=0x030000 card=0x040a1849 chip=0x040a8086 rev=0x06 hdr=0x00
vendor = 'Intel Corporation'
device = 'Xeon E3-1200 v3 Processor Integrated Graphics Controller'
class = display...
Has anyone managed to play BluRay disks with FreeBSD? I have a BluRay drive and tried building the multimedia/vlc port with libbluray support enabled, but even with the KEYDB.cfg file from the vlc-bluray site installed I get an unhelpful error message. Has anyone ever managed to make this work...
Hi! I want to install FreeBSD 10.2 release on a netbook (Sony VPCW12J1E) and I don't know exactly how to set up the proper driver for its graphics card (Intel GMA 950). Should I just install the x11-drivers/xf86-video-intel port/package and then install Xorg or should I also load some kernel...
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In no particular order:
-) [doc] Program design in the UNIX environment, Rob Pike, Brian W. Kernighan
-) [video] BSD Now Episode 103...