Preferred (gentoo) Intel Stack?

Nikos Chantziaras realnc at
Tue Dec 23 14:56:25 PST 2008

Rémi Cardona wrote:
> Le 23/12/2008 22:53, Beso a écrit :
>> as intel driver gets a big quota of git updates before being packaged, you might
>> want to test a bleeding edge xorg + xorg drivers. the x11 overlay is
>> what you need
>> in this case. first install all the protos there, then go with the
>> libs, then update mesa and xorg
>> and drivers. also be aware that you need a currently working kernel
>> version in /usr/src/linux,
>> as the drivers that need to install modules look for it there. also
>> you'll surely want to use
>> the x11-drm provided by this overlay.
> do *not* use x11-base/x11-drm.

Why not?  I thought the x11-drm from git (that's x11-drm-99999999 in the 
x11 overlay) was always the best way to test the latest code...

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