Re: X.org plans for the squeeze cycle
On Wed, 2009-09-09 at 13:31 +0200, Julien Cristau wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 9, 2009 at 12:36:58 +0200, Bastian Blank wrote:
> > On Wed, Sep 09, 2009 at 11:37:18AM +0200, Julien Cristau wrote:
> > > One more thing. Intel plans to deprecate userspace mode setting with
> > > their Q4 2009 release (meaning December this year, so probably something
> > > we'll want for squeeze, depending on the freeze date you pick).
> > Oh, no. Not again. It does not yet properly work without the new memory
> > manager (#538442). And KMS is completely unusable currently on this
> > kernels.
> > > This might also mean that we'll want to
> > > turn kms on by default in the debian kernel,
> > Is KMS backward compatible with older versions of the intel driver?
> No :/
Running the kernel with intel.modeset=0 doesn't help ?