installing the latest intel graphics drivers on a toshiba laptop

Eric Anholt eric at
Mon Jan 29 10:15:47 PST 2007

On Mon, 2007-01-22 at 17:08 -0500, Feiad Mohammed wrote:
> Hello all. I have this laptop that I dual boot winxp and slackware linux 
> off of. My problem is that I cannot install the intel graphics drivers 
> available on the intel site (
> During build using the I get the error:
> I have no idea what the problem is. My ultimate goal for doing this is 
> to get  beryl to build which is currently complaining about dependency 
> xrandr which appears to come with video drivers.
> Any help is appreciated! Thanks!

This is a typical error from not having a working xorg modular
development environment.  See the ModularDevelopersGuide on the wiki, I
guess, if you want to build drivers.  However, it's recommended that you
get your drivers from your distribution, where they'll be better

Eric Anholt                             anholt at
eric at                         eric.anholt at
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