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Re: RES: State of XOrg in testing/unstable

On Thu, Sep 14, 2006 at 09:23:02PM +0100, Simon Brown wrote:
> On 13/09/06 21:48:13, Steve Langasek wrote:
> >However, xorg 7.1 is targetted for inclusion in etch.

> >It would be nice if people would build themselves a copy of the 7.1
> >server and their driver from experimental and test on alpha, to check  
> >whether it fixes whatever problems they're personally experiencing.

> I'd love to, is there a guide or cheat sheet somewhere to tell me how  
> to go about it. I'm not yet a Debian wizard.

Probably, somewhere; it's only a matter of building packages, so the only
tools you should need are apt-get source, apt-get build-dep, and
dpkg-buildpackage, after adding an experimental deb-src line to your

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
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