Re: Debian on ARM platforms...
On Mon, 14 Feb 2000, Philip Blundell wrote:
> >I believe Jim Pick has some machine from rebel set up for build daemon
> >use. We are now stable enough that we could use the build daemon, but
> >someone would have to coordinate that. I have a couple of machines
> >that could slave off of it if required.
> Me too. What does it take to coordinate the build daemon? I can spend the
> time but (of course) am not a registered Debianite.
Recently I acquired employment with Brainfood (formerly Novare) we
currently host master as well as murphy and a few other boxen. I've
proposed in the past to host boxes if needed and I'm sure Brainfood will
have no problems hosting them if needed.
> >Debian does not have an accelerated X server for the netwinder. I've
> >been using the FBDev X server to test on the box, mostly I use a remote
> >X server. It would be good to kit an accelerated X server, I haven't
> >look at the issue at all.
> I did take a look at the accelerated Xserver (as, I think, did Bdale and Jim
> Pick before me; many have perished on this path) but didn't come up with
> anything especially useful. That is indeed one of the areas where input from
> Rebel would be a great help.
Hmm, It might be beneficial to look at whats implemented in XF 4.0 and see
about backporting that.
- Eric Molitor