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Re: report on iMacDV/iBook SE (was Re: Installing Debian on an Imac DV)

On Thu, Oct 05, 2000 at 09:59:01AM +0200, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> > I'm sorry, I need some more specific instructions than this.
> > 
> > * XFree86 periodically takes snapshots of the Mesa CVS tree for inclusion
> >   in the XFree86 sources (xc/extras/Mesa)
> > * I periodically generate packages from XFree86 CVS (if they build and work
> >   on my boxen)
> > 
> > Given those facts, what would you like me to do, specifically?  It seems
> > too complicated to me to track Mesa sources in my XFree86 packages
> > independently of what XFree86 itself is doing.
> Of course. I was just wondering if and how the DRI stuff is currently
> integrated in your packages. I see the *_dri.so modules are in the
> xserver-xfree86 package - they are useless without libGL though, so wouldn't
> they rather belong there?
> And I was wondering if it would be appropriate to include the changes from my
> PPC DRI branch into your packages so that we have working DRI in the powerpc
> packages now. May be better to wait until it finds its way into the XFree86
> CVS though...

That would be best - we don't want to get TOO much further out than we
already are.


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