I have the exact same problem as this guy: http://forums.heroesofnewerth.com/sh...-12-04-problem
I'm running on kubuntu last version.
I played hon during 1 year on the same machine, no components were add, just reinstalled kubuntu after major crash.
warning: The VAD has been replaced by a hack pending a complete rewrite
K2 - Fatal Error: ARB_vertex_buffer_object not available.Last post in the other thread asks the OP to dokhaotyl@khaotyl:~/HoN$ glxinfo | grep -i "opengl\|direct\|server\|client" && lspci | grep -i vga && uname -a
direct rendering: No (If you want to find out why, try setting LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose)
server glx vendor string: SGI
server glx version string: 1.4
server glx extensions:
client glx vendor string: NVIDIA Corporation
client glx version string: 1.4
client glx extensions:
OpenGL vendor string: nouveau
OpenGL renderer string: Gallium 0.4 on NV96
OpenGL version string: 1.4 (2.1 Mesa 8.0.2)
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation G96 [GeForce 9600M GT] (rev a1)
Linux khaotyl 3.2.0-24-generic-pae #37-Ubuntu SMP Wed Apr 25 10:47:59 UTC 2012 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
mkdir -p "/home/$(whoami)/.Heroes of Newerth/game"; echo -e "SetSave \"vid_bpp\" \"32\"\nSetSave \"vid_refreshRate\" \"60\"\nSetSave \"vid_resolution\" \"$(xrandr | grep \* | cut -d' ' -f4 | tr x ,)\"\nSetSave \"gl_modesetting\" \"randr,randr11\"" > "/home/$(whoami)/.Heroes of Newerth/game/startup.cfg"
but i don't get any response..
Thx in advance for your help
After rebooting everything went fine.
The command proposed by the host seems effective even if no message is displayed.
Thx a lot
Last edited by goldensugus; 04-29-2012 at 05:44 PM.
You should use the drivers from nvidia, the open source ones are not the best experience when playing hon but good that its fixed.
reboot fixing this probably resulted in the nvidia module being loaded.
Also that bash 1liner is no longer needed. hon has been patched to correct the issue requiring it
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