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Re: Xf86 and fbdev, unresolved symbol

On Fri, 20 Aug 2004 cummings@stingray.net wrote:
> On Fri, 20 Aug 2004, Branden Robinson wrote:
> > If there's anyone else interested, please talk to me.
> How exactly do you want help?  I'd be willing to install things and edit
> configs etc.  I don't think my Amiga has the amount ram needed to compile
> it in my lifetime, but it will run it and I can help out by testing
> releases to see what kind of bugs exist.

I don't think (read: hope) X needs much more RAM for compilation than it did 9
years ago, when I did development and m68k binary releases of XFree86 on my
A4000/040 with 12 MB of RAM. Recent gcc may need more RAM for compilation,
though. And you need to compile the X server only.

It will be slow, but it should work.

Alternatively, you can cross-compile.



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@linux-m68k.org

In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
							    -- Linus Torvalds

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