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Re: X 4.2.0 on Woody/mips: can't find modules

On Thu, Aug 08, 2002 at 10:08:20PM -0400, Mike Martin wrote:
> In order to track down my own problem I've been looking through the
> .debs for some of the other Architectures. The xserver-xfree86 debs for
> the others I have looked at contain the /usr/X11R6/lib/modules directory
> and a whole lot of module files. The xserver-xfree86 deb for mips has
> none of these. Has something gone wrong with the build? Am I right that
> these files are missing in error and should have been included? 
> Is there something I can do to help fix this? If the debs need to be
> rebuilt, I'm willing to give it a go - although I've never built one
> before so it may be a bit of a learning curve!

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In short, the module loader is broken on MIPS and starting with 0pre1v3
I'll be building a static server on the mips and mipsel architectures.

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branden@debian.org                 |    system, but too early to shoot the
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