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Re: [iBook FW] Lost X with move from -3 to -4

(it's better for your health not to CC: Branden, he doesn't like that... :)

Christian Pernegger wrote:
> > > Hmm, I don't have UseFBDev but this change was not in the update in
> > > question or was it?
> >
> > Yes.
> X starts now but I can't say it works. I used 1024x1800 (I think) as
> the virtual screen size - made web pages bearable on the 800x600
> display.
> Unfortunately that doesn't work anymore. The virtual resolution looks
> seems to be 1024x768 only, scrolling yields strange artifacts and the
> mouse pointer is effectively a third of the screen left of where it is
> displayed... I take it this broke Virtual? :-) Has anyone got any
> workarounds?

No, but would you accept a fix instead? ;)

Panning used to be broken in aty128fb. If you can't or don't want to use
Benjamin Herrenschmidt's kernel (which has the fix), try this patch:


Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)    \   Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
CS student, Free Software enthusiast   \        XFree86 and DRI project member

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