[ANNOUNCE] xf86-video-vmware 11.99.901

thellstrom at vmware.com thellstrom at vmware.com
Fri Jan 13 13:24:44 PST 2012

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xf86-video-vmware is an X server display driver for 
VMware's virtual SVGA device.

This is an alpha release for upcoming xf86-video-vmware 12.0.0.
It adds 3D - and RandR12 functionality to the driver, please refer to
http://wiki.x.org/wiki/vmware and

Jakob Bornecrantz (5):
      vmwgfx: Fix logic when checking for XA
      saa: Remove superflouos headers includes
      vmwgfx: Just include vmwgfx_drm.h
      vmwgfx: Include drm.h from correct path
      vmwlegacy: Make the default be a minimum of 800x600

Jeremy Huddleston (2):
      Fix build failures resulting from changes to the swaps and swapl macros in recent xorg-server
      Build fix for ABI version 12

Thomas Hellstrom (62):
      vmwgfx, saa: Initial import
      vmwgfx: Fix up driver build process for Xserver >= 1.7.
      vmwgfx, saa: Build saa as a convenience library
      vmwgfx: Check for large files
      vmwgfx: Import the WSBM list macros
      vmwgfx: Make a list of scanout bounding boxes available to each scanout pixmap
      vmwgfx: Make present readbacks not cross scanout bounding box boundaries
      vmwgfx: Don't call xa_copy_done after a present.
      vmwgfx: Fix dirty present bug
      vmwgfx: Try to match created hardware formats with the dri state tracker.
      saa: Reuse code for computing composite bounds.
      saa: Add driver composite.
      vmwgfx: Support xa composite.
      vmwgfx: Try to sort out format handling with composite.
      vmwgfx: Set up XA version checking.
      vmwgfx: Require libxatracker >= 0.4.
      vmwgfx: Various acceleration fixes.
      vmwgfx: Add boolean flags for different rendering modes
      vmwgfx: Don't dirty the front buffer as hw when doing a dri2copyregion from it
      vmwgfx-xorg: Avoid enabling unwanted outputs in initial configuration
      vmwgfx: Adapt to vmwgfx kernel driver 2.1
      vmwgfx: Save the dri2 requested depth since it may differ from the drawable
      vmwgfx: Update the connector type name array
      vmwgfx: Hook up vmwarectrl to the gui layout ioctl
      vmwgfx: Fix crtc position of transformed fb
      vmwgfx: Fall back to sw cursors if needed
      vmwgfx: Don't do present readbacks per crtc
      vmwgfx: Remove a couple of unused options
      vmwgfx: Fix acceleration options.
      vmwgfx: Add an option for direct presents
      vmwgfx: Be correct when setting up damage tracking
      vmwgfx: Add an option to use a scanout surface
      vmwgfx: A number of damage fixes
      vmwgfx: Fix rendering errors when rotating / unrotating a screen.
      vmwgfx: Make sure we don't render when VT switched
      vmwlegacy: Fix device fifo communication
      vmwlegacy: Fix up Xinerama / panoramiX replies.
      vmwlegacy: Factor out bootstrap functions
      vmware: Hook up vmwgfx to be tried before falling back to legacy
      vmware: Update the vmware register definition
      vmwgfx: Pre-init fixes
      vmware: Update library dependencies
      vmwlegacy: Accept option "GuiLayout" as a synonym for "staticXinerama"
      vmwlegacy: Factor out code that can be common for vmwgfx and vmwlegacy
      vmwgfx: Use config options to optionally set GUI topology
      vmwgfx: Get the drm device name from the open file descriptor
      vmwgfx: Make the drm device name persistent
      vmwgfx: Don't register back buffers as "hw_is_dri2_fronts" v2
      vmwgfx: Adapt to the dri state tracker sending depth instead of bpp
      vmwgfx: Add an option to enable rendercheck mode
      vmwgfx: Fix MessageType members that are incorrectly typed as Bool
      vmwgfx: Adapt to new interface of xa_yuv_planar_blit
      vmwgfx: Hook up XV color conversion control attributes
      vmwgfx: Reduce system resource usage with textured video
      saa: Only try to accelerate pixmaps that are driver pixmaps
      saa: Always read back hw contents on poly_fill_rect
      saa, vmwgfx: Fix saa_copy_composite
      vmware: Make sure the driver builds on old servers
      vmwgfx,saa: Fix a bunch of compilation warnings
      vmwgfx: Adapt to new XA version number v2
      Make the driver build pass "make distcheck"
      Bump version number for release

Thomas Hellström (1):
      vmware: Update Manpage

git tag: xf86-video-vmware-11.99.901

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