xorg can't load qxl driver

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Thu Jun 10 10:37:07 PDT 2010

On Thu, Jun 10, 2010 at 8:48 AM, Brian Milliron <brianm at io.com> wrote:
> Liang,
> I got my x windows back.  I had to delete the qxl driver and copy over a
> backup of the xorg.conf file I made, but I have restored my system to a
> working state.
> However, it seems manually editing the source code for that driver is a
> bad idea. :)  If I were going to apply the patch as it is intended,
> would that be done through git?  I don't see a .patch file in that
> archive so I don't think I can use the patch command to do it.  Or would
> I use diff to create a .patch file?

This link gets you a patch:


Or you can just clone the driver from git and build it using
./autogen.sh. There are very few differences from the tarball.


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