Xvesa black magic

Rémi Cardona remi at gentoo.org
Thu Feb 12 00:59:02 PST 2009

Le 12/02/2009 09:38, Rene Rebe a écrit :
> Even more annoying is that the kdrive xvesa was deleted from
> the xorg-server git repository some weeks ago!
>     http://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/xserver/commit/?id=6d21fbf00648307208146aca0837ec63ea490659
> Too bad the commit message does not even indicate why, ...

Because it had been severely broken by other changes in the server and 
no-one really cared about it anyway.

You'll probably be much better off using kdrive's Xfbdev on top of 
uvesafb or another kernel fb driver.


Rémi Cardona
remi.cardona at lri.fr
remi at gentoo.org

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