xf86-video-ati: Branch 'master'

Michel Dänzer michel at tungstengraphics.com
Tue Jan 30 22:23:46 PST 2007

On Tue, 2007-01-30 at 18:11 -0800, Alex Deucher wrote:
> New commits:
> diff-tree ff8ea19fcdce099732f9359e53cd62b9a04bfa6d (from 2fb84dd2fc1a663c7b9d77e706189439ffe08381)
> Author: Alex Deucher <alex at botch2.hsd1.va.comcast.net>
> Date:   Tue Jan 30 21:11:09 2007 -0500
>     add option to force the DRI on for RN50 chips
>     Allow user to force the DRI on for RN50 chips.
>     3D is not guaranteed to work on these chips,
>     however in some cases it does.
>     fixes bug 9802.

I would have preferred a generic Option "DRI" which defaults to the same
behaviour as before (enabled for most cards when the "dri" module is
loaded, disabled otherwise), but also loads the "dri" module when
enabled explicitly. That would e.g. also allow enabling or disabling the
DRI per screen.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |          http://tungstengraphics.com
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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