Re: can not launch xfree86 on debian linux on ibook G3
On Fri, 2003-05-16 at 18:21, suyb wrote:
> is it the MUST to make xfree86 work on ibook that to install the
> "drm-trunk-modules-src"? or it 's just an option?
The latter, it's only required for the DRI.
> then I do "startx" the screen turn to black ( grey actually)
> immidiately and hunged.
IIRC this happens on some iBooks if the agpgart kernel module isn't
loaded (make sure to load it before the radeon module)
> I searched some mail-list about installation of debian linux on ibook
> 3, I found another guy run in to the problem of "unresolved symblies in
> gamma.o" and fixed that with changing XF86Config-4
Huh? XF86Config-4 doesn't have anything to do with those unresolved
symbols, which are harmless as I pointed out.
Earthling Michel Dänzer \ Debian (powerpc), XFree86 and DRI developer
Software libre enthusiast \ http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer