Changeset 3c989e81


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Timestamp:
03/08/2003 05:51:34 AM (19 years ago)
Author:
Bruce Dubbs <bdubbs@…>
Branches:
10.0, 10.1, 11.0, 11.1, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.2.0, 6.2.0-rc1, 6.2.0-rc2, 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, lazarus, nosym, perl-modules, qt5new, systemd-11177, systemd-13485, trunk, upgradedb, v1_0, v5_0, v5_0-pre1, v5_1, v5_1-pre1, xry111/intltool, xry111/test-20220226
Children:
841dc0b9
Parents:
a613700
Message:

Update XFree86 DRI modules and add fc-cache instruction for TrueType fonts

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@756 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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  • introduction/welcome/changelog.xml

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    1111<itemizedlist>
     12
     13<listitem><para>March 7th, 2003 [bdubbs]: X: Added fc-cache
     14instructions to TrueType and added section on building
     15kernel modules.</para></listitem>
    1216
    1317<listitem><para>March 7th, 2003 [larry]: PST: updated to
  • x/installing/xfree86-setup.xml

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    6868
    6969<para>Now change to the directory where you have your TrueType fonts and run
    70 <screen>mkfontscale &amp;&amp;
    71 mkfontdir</screen></para></sect3>
     70<screen><userinput>mkfontscale &amp;&amp;
     71mkfontdir</userinput></screen></para></sect3>
    7272
    7373<sect3><title>Ensure TrueType is loaded in <filename>XF86Config</filename></title>
     
    8787        ...
    8888EndSection</screen></para>
     89</sect3>
     90
     91<sect3><title>Update the font cache files</title>
     92<para>Finally, to update all the font
     93cache files specified in <filename>/etc/fonts/fonts.conf</filename>, run
     94<screen><userinput>fc-cache</userinput></screen>
     95</para>
    8996
    9097<para>XFree86 will now be able to use TrueType fonts when it is restarted.
    9198You can check to see if the new fonts are available with the
    9299<userinput>xlsfonts</userinput>  or <userinput>xfontsel</userinput>
    93 program.</para></sect3>
     100program.</para>
     101
     102<note><para>You should re-run <userinput>mkfontscale</userinput> and 
     103<userinput>mkfontdir</userinput> any time you add or delete TrueType fonts.
     104You should also rerun <userinput>fc-cache</userinput> each time
     105you add or remove any fonts.</para></note>
     106
     107</sect3>
    94108</sect2>
    95109
  • x/installing/xfree86/xfree86-exp.xml

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    99the output while logging the results to a file.</para>
    1010
    11 <note><para>When rebuildng, a separate command that may be used if only minor
     11<note><para>When rebuilding XFree86, a separate command that may be used if only minor
    1212changes are made to the sources is <userinput>make
    1313Everything</userinput>.  This does not automatically remove generated
     
    2222says:
    2323"In general, software must not be installed or managed via the above
    24 symbolic links. They are intended for utilization by users only."</para></sect2>
     24symbolic links. They are intended for utilization by users only."</para>
    2525
     26<para><userinput>make -f Makefile.linux</userinput>: This builds the
     27XFree86 compatible kernel modules.</para>
     28
     29<para><userinput>cp gamma.o radeon.o sis.o r128.o i810.o i830.o mga.o tdfx.o
     30/lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/char/drm/</userinput>: Put the kernel
     31modules where the kernel can find them.</para>
     32
     33<para><userinput>depmod -a</userinput>: Update the modules.dep file for module
     34management.</para>
     35
     36</sect2>
     37
  • x/installing/xfree86/xfree86-inst.xml

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    192192</sect3>
     193
     194<sect3>
     195<title>Updating Direct Rendering Infrastructure (DRI)</title>
     196<para>If you have one of the supported DRI cards and have enabled DRI kernel modules as explained
     197above, you now need to update the kernel modules to ensure they are compatible with the
     198current version of XFree86.  Do do this, perform the following:</para>
     199
     200<para><screen><userinput>cd programs/Xserver/hw/xfree86/os-support/linux/drm/kernel &amp;&amp;
     201make -f Makefile.linux  &amp;&amp;
     202mkdir -p /lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/char/drm/  &amp;&amp;
     203cp gamma.o radeon.o sis.o r128.o i810.o i830.o mga.o tdfx.o \
     204    /lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/char/drm/  &amp;&amp;
     205depmod -a</userinput></screen>
     206</para>
     207<warning><para>If you recompile or updrade your kernel, you will need to re-copy the driver modules
     208to the kernel module library and rerun depmod.</para></warning>
     209</sect3>
    193210</sect2>
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