Install 3d acceleration of intel card on Gentoo

Hello there, today i would describe the necessary procedure to do recognize our video card to Gentoo, thus enabling 3d acceleration.
I think you know the benefits to do this, so we can go on:)
The first step is check whether /etc/make.conf contains the row: VIDEO_CARDS = "intel" in contrary case you have to add it; after this we must emerge (if you don't have already installed) x11–drivers/xf86–video–intel.
Welll, now we must re-compile the kernel (for who doens't know how to do, i suggest to read these step into wireless how available on this site) ,leaving tha frame-buffer field for now, so:
Device Drivers –––>
Graphics support –––>
<*> /dev/agpgart (AGP Support) –––>
––<*> Intel 440LX/BX/GX, I8xx and E7x05 chipset support
<*> Direct Rendering Manager (XFree86 4.1.0 and higher DRI support) –––>
––<*> Intel 830M, 845G, 852GM, 855GM, 865G (i915 driver) –––>
––––< > i830 driver
––––<*> i915 driver
After that you have to save , exit and then re-compile, without forget to change your bootloader.
Now, before to reboot, lets change /etc/X11/xorg.conf ( I suggest to make a backup copy in case something go wrong) in this way:
Section "Module"
...
Load "glx"
Load "dri"
...
EndSection
...

Section "Device"
...
Driver "intel"
...
EndSection

...
Section "DRI"
Mode 0666
EndSection

Thus also xorg.conf it's ready, now we can reboot the pc and hope for the best, if something about server-x doesn't work you have just to restore the old xorg.conf and reboot again. Assuming that all went well, we can test now the 3d acceleration
So, open a new terminal and take super user (su) command, and just type glxinfo | grep rendering whether the answer is yes, all went well and you can type glxgears to see the 3d acceleration:). If you can't complete this last step (or you don't see anything) something went wrong and you might to recompile xorg–X11 like this:
"emerge –uDNva xorg–x11".

So, i hope i've been clear:) bye bye




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