Re: Modular Progress
On Tue, 2005-12-06 at 10:46 -0500, David Nusinow wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 06, 2005 at 11:15:39AM +0100, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> > On Tue, 2005-12-06 at 01:46 -0500, David Nusinow wrote:
> > > 4) Finish packaging the drivers. This should be trivial. If anyone wants
> > > to package the ones they need to test the server on their systems,
> > > please go for it! If you have any questions about how I've done
> > > things so far, *please* ask.
> > FWIW, I'm interested in maintaining xf86-video-ati. I'm only really
> > interested in the radeon driver though, so others are more than welcome
> > to help with atimisc or r128 (or radeon, for that matter). Also, I can't
> > promise anything about actually finding the time to work on this, I've
> > been spending what little I could upstream.
> That's fantastic! I'd like to help with that too if I can, since all the
> hardware I own is ATI right now. I admittedly know far too little about the
> guts of my video card, but one of the reasons I decided to work on X was to
> learn just that. I recently got my r128 on ppc up and running, so I can
> work on that too.
Cool, I'll gladly try to answer any questions you have while you're
getting your feet wet. :) Of course, it's still a good idea to post them
to a relevant mailing list such as xorg@.
> How does putting the two of us as uploaders for the package sound?
Earthling Michel Dänzer | Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
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