[PULL to discuss] Remove kdrive, Xnest, and Xvfb
antoine at nagafix.co.uk
Tue Mar 27 00:54:29 PDT 2012
On 03/27/2012 06:59 AM, Sérgio Basto wrote:
> On Mon, 2012-03-26 at 16:55 -0700, Jamey Sharp wrote:
>> 2012/3/26 Sérgio Basto <sergio at serjux.com>:
>>> in other day I saw /usr/bin/xvfb-run is in use on building
>>> how we test X in a server without displays ?
>> Use xf86-video-dummy with the Xorg DDX.
> where is the code ?
> I need some examples to understand what you are saying !
> start a whole X with a xf86-video-dummy instead of Xvfb :1 ?
(+1 for removing Xvfb)
>>> I use
>>> Xvfb :1 -fbdir /var/tmp/
>>> export DISPLAY=:1
>>> sdl-gnash --screenshot 0 --screenshot-file $IMG.tmp -r1 -t1 $SWF
>>> kind of a flash ripper .
>> xf86-video-dummy doesn't have an equivalent to -fbdir, but it looks
>> like you aren't actually making use of the mmap'd framebuffer in
>> /var/tmp/. So this case should work just fine with xf86-video-dummy
>> today as well.
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