Jump to content
thac

xorg-x11-6.9.0+openchrome+mesa-6.5.0+dkms-drm

Recommended Posts

New version of xorg-x11-6.9.0 -34

This version fixes that matrox mga hal driver, that was broken in previous versions

 

 

Yes it does allow the DVI output to be used. But the DRI module will not load when the "matorxhal" is used as a version mismatch occurs. The error message is:

 

(EE) MGA(0): [dri] MGADRIScreenInit failed because of a version mismatch.[dri] libDRI version = 5.0.0 but version 4.0.x is needed

 

 

I don't know if this can be fixed, as the version of libDRI that the "matroxhal" is tied to may be fixed.

 

Regards,

Chris.

Edited by Krisbee

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I've xorg-x11-6.9.1.cvs the original from 2006 powerpack youre's xorg-x11-6.9.0-35 that a lower version. How can i install it so i can use my openchrome driver instead of the vesa driver.

Is xorg-x11-6.9.0-35.mdk2006.0.mde.i586.rpm the right one, if not which one must i have.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
I've xorg-x11-6.9.1.cvs the original from 2006 powerpack youre's xorg-x11-6.9.0-35 that a lower version. How can i install it so i can use my openchrome driver instead of the vesa driver.

Is xorg-x11-6.9.0-35.mdk2006.0.mde.i586.rpm the right one, if not which one must i have.

 

The original from 2006 is xorg-x11-6.9-1.cvs the latest 2006 update is xorg-x11-6.9.0-5 and mde version is xorg-x11-6.9.0-35

 

so there is no problem updating sine both the original and the latest official 2006 update is the lower version.

 

Torbjörn Turpeinen (Thac)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Can you tell me what programms to install so that the S3 Unichrome Pro VGA Adapter can work with 3D

Is xorg-x11-6.9.0-35.mdk2006.0.mde.i586.rpm enough or is there more.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest 3vi1
?

This is with my latest xorg + latest plf ati driver

abd about building dkms drivers that does not take place in the real kernel tree but in a copy of it.

one build tree for each driver

 

Which kernel version are you using? I'm running 2.6.12-15mdk. I can't get the 8.22 drivers, just released yesterday, to work either... though 8.19 still works fine.

 

I did some web searches, and found errors very similar to those found in my fglrx-install file. The errors were related to the 2.6.15 kernel, but I assume Mandriva could have backported the offending incompatibilities.

 

-J

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I've installed "xorg-x11-6.9.0-36.mdk2006.0.mde.i586.rpm" but when i choose in XFdrake the Unichrome driver my comp restart.

Is there more to install, i saw a dkms-drm is that also needed .

I've kernel 2.6.12-12mdk

 

When Mandriva is starting up isee:

Starting DKMS

drm(2.0-36.mdk2006.0.mde) Installing module

kernelsource for 2.6.12-12 not installed

cannot install this module

 

Does this mean i've to install the kernelsource.

 

Oke, it's working now but do i need the 2.6.14-0.mm.7mdk kernel or is there a 2.6.14-0.7mdk kernel.

I ask this because if Marnix want's to play tuxkart or trigger the system hangs and i saw that the 2.6.14-0.mm.7mdk is experimentel.

Edited by willie

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

this is cuased by mandriva updates the automatic updates adds latest kenrel source kernel-source-2.6-2.6.12-15mdk

but not the latest kernel

you have to install that manually with

urpmi kernel-2.6.12.15mdk-1-1mdk

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I did a new install so he has kenel and kernel-source 2.6.12-12mdk, should i upgrade to 2.6.12-15

I've had some bad experience with kernel updates, such as losing w-lan, printers on the client machine.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

New xorg-x11-6.9.0 -39 added

Drrm-2.0 and openchrome from 20060220

Synced with latest cooer to get new Xvnc rpm that replaces tightvnc-server.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

New xorg-x11-6.9.0 -40 added

Mesa-6.5.0, Drm-2.0 and openchrome from 20060309

 

Do not use the -40 version, there was a bad bug in this one

Edited by thac

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

New xorg-x11-6.9 -49 added that among other things fixes the problem with ati radeon dual-head regression, and adds dri supprt for even more ati radeon cards

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Yesterday (April 20) I updated to your latest xorg-x11-6.9.0-51.mdk2006.0.mde and now I no longer have access to console by pressing ctrl-alt-F1 (or F2-F6). Has anyone else seen this? Any help appreciated.

 

Thanks,

carlash

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am building the new -52 version right now to fix that.

It was introdused by me when i added the latest cooker xorg keyb patches.

I have removed them again and now all is ok again.

The new rpms will be available in a few hours.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

×
×
  • Create New...