Bug#262183: xserver-xfree86: [core server] BusID argument mandatory for PCI display adapters on Alpha boxen [regression from 4.2.1]
Atsuhito Kohda wrote:
>> More than 2 years ago, you reported a bug to the Debian BTS regarding
>> the X server not finding your PCI board anymore on your Alpha machine.
>> After some kernel upgrade problems, it was concluded that XFree86 4.3
>> required a BusID option to find the board on alpha. Did you guys
>> reproduce the same problem with recent X servers? If not, I will close
>> the bug in the next weeks.
> The problem was once fixed definitely
Ok, then I can close this bug.
> but there is another
> (much more critical) bug on X server,
> cf. http://lists.debian.org/debian-alpha/2006/06/msg00004.html
> so now I have not run X recently on alpha machine.
What about http://lists.debian.org/debian-alpha/2007/01/msg00006.html ?