Changeset c49d8f0


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Timestamp:
10/02/2003 05:21:41 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, v5_0, v5_0-pre1, v5_1, v5_1-pre1, xry111/intltool, xry111/test-20220226
Children:
65adb85
Parents:
3b11616
Message:

Tweaks to XFree86 DRI and other minor issues

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@1263 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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  • index.xml

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    33                        "/usr/share/docbook/docbookx.dtd" [
    44
    5 <!ENTITY version "20031001">
    6 <!ENTITY releasedate "October 1st, 2003">
     5<!ENTITY version "20031002">
     6<!ENTITY releasedate "October 2nd, 2003">
    77<!ENTITY blfs-version "cvs">
    88
  • introduction/welcome/changelog.xml

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    1212<itemizedlist>
    1313
     14<listitem><para>October 2nd, 2003 [bdubbs]: Updated XFree86 instructions
     15to clarify DRI implementation and XF86Config modifications.</para></listitem>
     16   
    1417<listitem><para>September 29th, 2003 [igor]: Added missing http/ftp
    1518links (part I).</para></listitem>
  • x/installing/xfree86/xfree86-config.xml

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    4242directories completely.</para></listitem>
    4343
    44 <listitem><para>Section "Module".  Remove or comment out some of the modules. 
    45 The "glx" and "dri" sections are not operational until we install DRI
    46 below.  Leaving modules in does not hurt anything.</para></listitem>
     44<listitem><para>Section "Monitor".  Specify the <userinput>VertRefresh</userinput>
     45and <userinput>HorizSync</userinput> values if the system does not automatically
     46detect the monitor and its values.</para></listitem>
    4747
    4848<listitem><para>Section "InputDevice".  You may want to change the keyboard
    4949autorepeat rate by
    5050adding <userinput>Option "Autorepeat" "250 30"</userinput>.</para></listitem>
     51
     52<listitem><para>Section "Device".  You may want to set some of the options
     53available for your selected video driver.  A description of the driver
     54parameters is in the man page for your driver.</para></listitem>
    5155
    5256<listitem><para>Section "Screen".  Add a DefaultDepth statement such
     
    6872
    6973<para>Move the configuration file to its final location
    70 <screen><userinput>mv ~/XF86Config.new /etc/X11/XF86Config-4</userinput></screen></para>
     74<screen><userinput>mv ~/XF86Config.new /etc/X11/XF86Config</userinput></screen></para>
    7175
    7276<para>Create <filename>.xinitrc</filename>
  • x/installing/xfree86/xfree86-exp.xml

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    1717<para><userinput>ln -sf /usr/X11R6/bin /usr/bin/X11</userinput>,
    1818<userinput>ln -sf /usr/X11R6/lib/X11 /usr/lib/X11</userinput>, and
    19 <userinput>ln -sf /usr/X11R6/include/X11 /usr/include/X11</userinput> : These commands are present to enable other (broken) packages to build
     19<userinput>ln -sf /usr/X11R6/include/X11 /usr/include/X11</userinput> : These
     20commands are present to enable other (broken) packages to build
    2021against XFree86.  We do this even though the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard
    2122says:
     
    2930<para><userinput>cp gamma.o radeon.o sis.o r128.o i810.o i830.o mga.o tdfx.o
    3031/lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/char/drm/</userinput> : Put the kernel
    31 modules where the kernel can find them.</para>
     32module(s) where the kernel can find them. You only need to copy the driver you
     33need to support your video card.</para>
    3234
    3335<para><userinput>depmod -a</userinput> : Update the modules.dep file for module
  • x/installing/xfree86/xfree86-inst.xml

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    213213depmod -a</userinput></screen>
    214214</para>
    215 <warning><para>If you recompile or upgrade your kernel, you will need to re-copy the driver modules
     215<warning><para>If you recompile or upgrade your kernel, you will need to re-copy the
     216appropriate driver module(s)
    216217to the kernel module library and rerun depmod.</para></warning>
     218
     219<note><para>If you created AGP support as a module when compiling the kernel, you may
     220have to add a line to <filename>/etc/modules.conf</filename> to ensure
     221the agpgart module is loaded.  For instance, the AGP version of the Radeon video card
     222will use the <filename>radeon.o</filename> driver.  It will
     223need to have the line <screen>below radeon agpgart</screen> in
     224<filename>/etc/modules.conf</filename> to enable DRI support.</para></note>
     225
    217226</sect3>
    218227</sect2>
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