May 27, 2014

Running in software rendering mode

We've had Linux for about a year. We bought a refurbished computer at local computer store. The guys were real Linux "junkies" and talked us into it. Don't really know much about operating systems or how to run tthem. So I'll need easy answers please :)
THE COMPUTER IS RUNNING IN SOFTWARE RENDERING MODE no idea how it started or how to get it to stopped. I tried to figure it out on forums and the aanswers were too complcated for me...please help?!?

Looks like you have a graphics card driver issue probably caused by a recent...

Looks like you have a graphics card driver issue probably caused by a recent driver update.
Easiest fix would be to roll back to an older driver that worked.
Without knowing which linux distro and thus which package manager you have installed I can't be of any more help.
On the off chance you are using linux Mint you could read through this thread:
http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=208&t=134713

sorry couldn't be of more help
harv

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