[arch-dev-public] Xorg 7.5 hits testing
aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Wed Oct 14 17:17:43 EDT 2009
On Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 4:08 PM, Eric Bélanger <snowmaniscool at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 6:23 PM, Andreas Radke <a.radke at arcor.de> wrote:
>> I've built the new Xorg 7.5 based on xorg-server 1.7.1rc1 and Mesa 7.6.
>> Some very old drivers have been dropped because they are no more
>> developed and won't build anymore.
>> I hope I have updated all essential parts. Some Xorg fonts related
>> packages still need a bump.
>> Mesa 7.6 is built right now plain upstream. This means Gallium 3d stack
>> for Nouveau and Intel. For Intel we might go back to old way DRI when
>> we can't solve some existing issues. Radeon is built the old DRI way.
>> Let's pray the update goes smooth. So far only Jan has played with
>> Intel drivers. We will probably need some time until all important
>> regressions and bugs have been solved.
>> Good luck.
> Well, X is broken for me:
> (II) Loading /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/intel_drv.so
> dlopen: /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/intel_drv.so: undefined symbol:
> (EE) Failed to load /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/intel_drv.so
> (II) UnloadModule: "intel"
> (EE) Failed to load module "intel" (loader failed, 7)
> This is on i686 with the intel driver from xf86-video-intel-legacy. I
> tried rebuildding the driver but it failed. Does anyone know what
> package contains xf86Resources.h ? Or was this include file removed
> from X?
> ch7017.c:37:27: error: xf86Resources.h: No such file or directory
> In file included from ch7017.c:43:
> /usr/include/X11/extensions/dpms.h:40: error: expected `)' before `*' token
> /usr/include/X11/extensions/dpms.h:41: error: expected `=', `,', `;',
> `asm' or `__attribute__' before `DPMSGetVersion'
> /usr/include/X11/extensions/dpms.h:42: error: expected `)' before `*' token
> /usr/include/X11/extensions/dpms.h:43: error: expected `=', `,', `;',
> `asm' or `__attribute__' before `DPMSSetTimeouts'
> /usr/include/X11/extensions/dpms.h:44: error: expected `)' before `*' token
> /usr/include/X11/extensions/dpms.h:45: error: expected `=', `,', `;',
> `asm' or `__attribute__' before `DPMSEnable'
> /usr/include/X11/extensions/dpms.h:46: error: expected `=', `,', `;',
> `asm' or `__attribute__' before `DPMSDisable'
> /usr/include/X11/extensions/dpms.h:47: error: expected `=', `,', `;',
> `asm' or `__attribute__' before `DPMSForceLevel'
> /usr/include/X11/extensions/dpms.h:48: error: expected `=', `,', `;',
> `asm' or `__attribute__' before `DPMSInfo'
> make: *** [ch7017.lo] Error 1
> I tried downgrading the kernel and using the lts one but it's not
> kernel related. I haven't tried anything else so far.
Does the vesa driver work for you? This should just get X up and running
As for xf86resources.... searching around actually produces lots of
things of this sort:
Here's the path of the file in git:
Not sure what package that's actually part of, though
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