Xorg 1.1.1 + Mesa 6.5.2 = White screens with i810 driver and beryl/compiz

Colin Guthrie gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Mon Jan 8 09:53:37 PST 2007

Adam K Kirchhoff wrote:
> On Mon, 2007-01-08 at 17:30 +0000, Colin Guthrie wrote:
>> Adam K Kirchhoff wrote:
>>> Yes, I had the problem with Xorg 7.1.1 and Mesa from git.  I upgraded
>>> Xorg to git HEAD and still had the problem.  I applied those patches,
>>> and beryl/compiz started working fine (on an X800 XL, an X700 Pro, and a
>>> r100 Mobility).
>> Hmm, interesting. Sounds like it could be related. The patchs show a
>> clear error from compiz and beryl if they are not applied so that should
>> be a clear indication of what's wrong.
>> I'm not convinced that git heads of both will work, but it's defo worth
>> a try judging by your tests.
>> I presume that you are using the o/s driver not the ATI one?
> Correct.  The ATI drivers don't support AIGLX or the necessary
> extensions.

Cool. Just making sure Xgl wasn't getting in the way :)

Gits cloned (mesa/mesa and xorg/xserver - I presume these are correct?).
I will build shortly to see if that works.


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