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Re: X, mouse, oss.sgi.com?

Hi Will .. 

On Sat, Jan 26, 2002 at 01:23:03AM -0500, Will Andrews wrote:
>How do I get X running on my SGI R4600 Newport XL Indy?  I'm
>running Debian unstable and have installed all the relevant
>packages, but I can't seem to get a usable display in X.  All
>indications seem to say that this graphics card is supported.

Here some links ... 

XF86config-4 : http://www.linuxmips.net/XF86Config

X-Indy-Doc : http://honk.physik.uni-konstanz.de/linux-mips/x/x.html

>Also, when I boot Linux 2.4.16 (from ftp.rfc822.org), the ps/2
>mouse is not detected.  I had a look at the config file for it,
>and it seems support was enabled for this device.

try this .. : mknod /dev/psaux c 10 1

>Has anyone gotten the 2.5.x kernels from oss.sgi.com to work?
>Mine crash with a strange panic at bootup...  :\

Hmm why do you want to do that? I will advice you to use 2.4 from
cvs.oss.org ... 

or have a look here ... :


There you will find a kernel-deb ... 


	Best Regards


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