Re: Xorg 7.0 on a powerbook
On Sun, 16 Apr 2006 the mental interface of
Benjamin Herrenschmidt told:
> On Sat, 2006-04-15 at 23:23 +0200, Børge Holen wrote:
> > On Saturday 15 April 2006 23:10, Elimar Riesebieter wrote:
> > > Hi all,
> > >
> > > I upgrade my pb PowerBook5,6 to xorg 7.0. Running X with the radeon/ati
> > > driver freezes the machine. No console, no ssh -> hardreset :(
> > both 6.9 and 7.0 have this problem, and while this seems quite serious, a fix
> > has yet to enter the debian archive. that be both testing and unstable.
> > you could be luck to have the 6.8.2 version at hand. Or be stuck with old
> > Xfree86 4.3 like me
> It's been fixed in the upstream X.org CVS, there's an ati-1-0-branch for
> the driver to use on 7.0 and the fixed driver will be in 7.1
I found http://webcvs.freedesktop.org/xorg/driver/xf86-video-ati/
release 6.6.0 but no ati-1-0-branch?
>what IMHO then?
IMHO - Inhalation of a Multi-leafed Herbal Opiate ;)
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