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Re: Xorg 7 on sparc64


(About broken Xorg 7.0 on an Ultra 5.)

34 days, 20 hours, 32 minutes, 16 seconds ago, Ludovic Courtès wrote:
> I should note that the above remark applied to 2.6.15, probably _before_
> running X.  With 2.6.16-1 (from sid), I can observe the following funny
> thing:
>   # file /usr/lib/xorg/modules/libxaa.so 
>   /usr/lib/xorg/modules/libxaa.so: Sun disk label 'ST39111A cyl 17660 alt 2 hd 16 sec 63' 14285 phys cys, 51 alts/cyl, 0 blocks, boot block present
> With 2.6.15, it's now `libramdac.so' that gets broken:
>   # file /usr/lib/xorg/modules/libramdac.so 
>   /usr/lib/xorg/modules/libramdac.so: sparc executable
> This randomness may explain why we do not experience the same problems.

Has anybody else tried Xorg 7.0 on an Ultra 5 (or similar) with an ATI
3D Rage Pro?  Or am I the only one experiencing problems?  The wiki
page [0] currently only shows Jurij's success with an ATI board and a
failure with a Raptor board.

At least, this proves that I can live without X.  ;-)


[0] http://wiki.debian.org/XorgOnSparc

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