Re: random mol 603e kernel questions
On Wed, Feb 09, 2000 at 03:36:42PM -0500, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Hi. I would like to run mac-on-linux, but I have a 603e and
> apparently need a specially patched kernel in order to run
> it. The patches that came with the mol package unfortunately
> don't apply to the kernel sources that are available for
> For that matter, the last time I tried the kernel I compiled,
> it didn't really work; I got a few lines of text, and then
> the screen froze. I could hear the drive going through the
> startup sequence though, and when I typed in "root,"
> my root password, and "reboot," it rebooted. I figure
> I configured something wrong wrt the console or something.
> Do I need a framebuffer driver if I'm running Xpmac?
yes, you always need a framebuffer driver, otherwise the console won't
work. and besides that Xpmac is not a real X server, it just uses the
same framebuffer driver as the console.
you also need Xpmac backworks kludge turned on in the kernel config.