Re: Sound on new iBook (icebook)
On Wed, 11 Jul 2001, Michel [iso-8859-1] Dänzer wrote:
> Falk Stern wrote:
> > I installed successfully Debian sid on my new iBook. Everything works. X11
> > was a little hassle but works accelerated, pmu works (only have to switch
> > to some tty before going to sleep, otherwise my X screen is garbage).
> Use Option "UseFBDev" for X or APM emulation in the kernel.
Um.. That would mean using slow Framebuffer video, right? tty switching
works before and after sleep, only the accelerated X server can't cope
with suspend. So I rather switch to a text console before putting the
iBook to sleep and have accelerated X than using FBDev..
> VT switching after wakeup should work as well.
The X approach to device independence is to treat everything like a
MicroVAX framebuffer on acid. - The Unix Haters Handbook on X11