Changeset 25a6c5c


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Timestamp:
02/04/2007 07:03:16 PM (15 years ago)
Author:
Randy McMurchy <randy@…>
Branches:
10.0, 10.1, 11.0, 6.3, 6.3-rc1, 6.3-rc2, 6.3-rc3, 7.10, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.6-blfs, 7.6-systemd, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 9.0, 9.1, basic, bdubbs/svn, elogind, gnome, kde5-13430, kde5-14269, kde5-14686, krejzi/svn, nosym, perl-modules, qt5new, systemd-11177, systemd-13485, trunk, xry111/git-date, xry111/git-date-for-trunk, xry111/git-date-test
Children:
b7a35ed6
Parents:
9c36a36
Message:

Removed the obsolete and unmaintained Xorg-6.9 package

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@6541 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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  • general.ent

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    364364<!-- Part VII -->
    365365<!-- Chapter 25 -->
    366 <!ENTITY xorg-version                 "6.9.0">
    367366<!ENTITY xfree86-version              "4.6.0">
    368367<!ENTITY xorg7-version                "7.1">
     
    375374<!ENTITY rman-version                 "3.2">
    376375
     376<!-- Obsolete -->
     377<!ENTITY xorg-version                 "6.9.0">
    377378
    378379<!-- Chapter 26 -->
  • introduction/welcome/changelog.xml

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    4343
    4444    <listitem>
     45      <para>February 4th, 2007</para>
     46      <itemizedlist>
     47        <listitem>
     48          <para>[randy] - Removed the obsolete and unmaintained Xorg-6.9
     49          package.</para>
     50        </listitem>
     51      </itemizedlist>
     52    </listitem>
     53
     54    <listitem>
    4555      <para>February 3rd, 2007</para>
    4656      <itemizedlist>
  • x/installing/installing.xml

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    1717
    1818  <para>This chapter contains instructions to build and configure a graphical
    19   user environment. You will need to choose one of the three packages in BLFS
     19  user environment. You will need to choose one of the two packages in BLFS
    2020  that implements the <application>X Window System</application>:
    21   <application>Xorg</application> X11R6 or X11R7 (<xref linkend="xorg"/> or
    22   <xref linkend="xorg7"/>), or <application>XFree86</application>
    23   (<xref linkend="xfree86"/>). These packages are all quite similar. In fact,
    24   the base system of <application>Xorg</application> is
    25   <application>XFree86</application>-4.4.0RC2. Differences in the licensing
    26   philosophies was the original reason for the split.</para>
     21  <application>Xorg</application> X11R7 (<xref linkend="xorg7"/>), or
     22  <application>XFree86</application> (<xref linkend="xfree86"/>). The
     23  functionality of these two packages is quite similar. In fact,
     24  the base system of <application>Xorg</application> was derived from the
     25  <application>XFree86</application>-4.4.0RC2 code (note that the
     26  <application>Xorg</application> build system has changed, but the underlying
     27  core code is the same). Differences in the licensing philosophies was the
     28  original reason for the split.</para>
    2729
    2830  <para>A second reason for the forking of <application>X</application>
     
    3335
    3436  <para><application>Xorg</application>-&xorg7-version; introduces a completely
    35   autotooled build system, but is otherwise the same codebase as
    36   <application>Xorg</application>-&xorg-version;. Most large commercial
    37   distributions have decided to use the <application>Xorg</application>
    38   package, but several still provide <application>XFree86</application>.</para>
     37  autotooled build system which means that the packages build and install
     38  using the conventional <command>configure</command>, <command>make</command>
     39  and <command>make install</command> commands, but it now requires installing
     40  more than 100 different packages. Most large commercial distributions have
     41  decided to use the <application>Xorg</application> package, but several still
     42  provide <application>XFree86</application>.</para>
    3943
    4044  <para><application>XFree86</application> continues to be a solid,
    4145  conservative application with excellent driver support.</para>
     46
    4247  <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="xmono-dummy.xml"/>
    43   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="xorg.xml"/>
     48  <!-- <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="xorg.xml"/> -->
    4449  <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="xfree86.xml"/>
    4550  <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="xorg7-dummy.xml"/>
     
    5863  <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="x-setup.xml"/>
    5964  <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="x-config.xml"/>
     65
    6066</chapter>
  • x/installing/x-setup.xml

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    217217    To enable direct rendering using the OpenGL implementation from
    218218    <xref linkend="mesalib"/> (built separately with <xref linkend="xorg7"/>
    219     or included with <xref linkend="xorg"/> and <xref linkend="xfree86"/>),
     219    or included with <xref linkend="xfree86"/>),
    220220    the "glx" and "dri" modules must be loaded.  Additionally, the created
    221221    device nodes in <filename class="directory">/dev/dri</filename> must
  • x/lib/mesalib.xml

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    6767    <note>
    6868      <para>It is not recommended to build a newer version of
    69       <application>Mesa</application> with <xref linkend="xfree86"/> or
    70       <xref linkend="xorg"/>.</para>
     69      <application>Mesa</application> with <xref linkend="xfree86"/>.</para>
    7170    </note>
    7271
  • xincludes/xorg7-only.xml

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    99    <para>This package should only be built if you are installing
    1010    <xref linkend="xorg7"/>. If you have installed or will be
    11     installing <xref linkend="xorg"/> or <xref linkend="xfree86"/>,
    12     it is provided by those packages and should not be installed
    13     here.</para>
     11    installing <xref linkend="xfree86"/>, it is already installed
     12    (or will be) and should not be installed here.</para>
    1413</note>
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