Re: deb-ppc: X server debian packages ?
Clay Ginsburg wrote:
> the g4, and powerbook(read g3) use the same packages IIRC.
I think that any of the portables with rage chips in them can use the same fbdev
server as the sawtooth, although they may get better performance out Xpmac.
> as far as X not working, i think we can start a club :).
> Unfortunately i don't know enough to fix the stuff and people who do
> seem to be busy finishing up potato, so we are in a rock and hard
What's wrong w/ compiling XFree4 yourself? It went really painlessly for me,
once I applied the patches....just took a long time. Just remember (if you get
it from a linuxppc/redhat directory tree) to specify the PREFIX= in the
./configure script so that it complies with the debian directory tree....
"Apparently if you play the Windows NT CD backwards you hear satanic messages"
"You think that's bad, if you play it forwards it installs Windows NT!"