Re: Changes for 4.0-RC2

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Hi Christophe,

I was stupid - xorg-server-Xfbdev exists ....

ciao

Thomas

Am Mon, 27 Feb 2012 11:11:26 +0100
schrieb Christophe Lincoln <pankso@xxxxxxxxxx>:

> 
> Hi Tom :-)
> 
> > > I saw that users wich can't get X with the core and used the devel
> > > flavor was then happy because X worked out-of-the-box. So not
> > > tousand of solution: we need full Xorg with DRI/DRM support and
> > > some drivers such as ati, geode, nv, intel.
> > 
> > I dont think, you need all these drivers for the iso - I think vesa
> > and fbdev are enough. I have checked with crunchbang, that does not
> > have a lot of drivers with - Xorg loads both drivers and checks,
> > which one works better and most of the time it works better with
> > fbdev - we would also have better pulsbo support with the fbdev
> > driver. You can check this also with the slitaz.iso - if you check
> > Xorg.0.log you will see, that it wants to load the fbdev driver
> > 
> > The problem is, that the fbdev does not exist in cooking , so a
> > package has to be done
> 
> Oh oh you pointed out a way I did't check, I was actually nearly ready
> for an TinyX Xfbdev flavor but did not thougt abour using he xfbdev
> driver for Xorg.
> 
> I'm going to package it tonoght and make ISO to try.
> 
> Hugs and have a nice monday,
> - Christophe
> 


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