[Xorg-driver-geode] current status for the GEODE X.ORG driver and future plans

Martin-Éric Racine q-funk at iki.fi
Tue Jan 13 02:15:30 PST 2009

On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 12:02 PM, Mart Raudsepp
<mart.raudsepp at artecdesign.ee> wrote:
> Ühel kenal päeval, P, 2009-01-11 kell 18:25, kirjutas Martin-Éric
> Racine:
>> Thus, it really is up to the community to contribute as much as it
>> can, in terms of patches to fix existing bugs and to merge back GX1/SC
>> support into the driver. For now, we expect these contributions to
>> take the form of patches against the GIT repository, sent to this
>> mailing list as Singed-Off attachments. Once we're satisfied with the
>> quality of the patches we receive, we might selectively grant commit
>> rights to selected developers.
> I hope bugzilla attachments for fixing the filed bug at hand or part of
> it are also fine. For example there's one attached at
> http://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=15700#c23 for fixing render
> operations correctness where mask transforms are involved by falling
> back to software properly (as we can't do non-rotation transforms).

Thank you for bringing this particular one to our attention. I'll
review and probably commit it to GIT soon after.

Actually, one easy way for everyone to contribute is by helping us
triage bugs on the Bugzilla, review patches we might have missed and
import bug reports from individual distributions so that we can keep
all bugs centralized.


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