Re: [BUGS 2.5.45]

From: Nico Schottelius (
Date: Thu Nov 07 2002 - 01:28:54 EST

Geert Uytterhoeven [Fri, Nov 08, 2002 at 10:40:28AM +0100]:
> On Thu, 7 Nov 2002, Steven Newbury wrote:
> > I was also surprised to notice that there is no support in X for FBDev
> > with mach64 cards. I was under the impression that they used to be
> > common on older powermacs where the fbdev was essential.
> The XFree86 Mach64 maintainer doesn't like fbdev.

I don't like it not working. Some XFree people (which I respect) seem to dislike
things happening on the console...
At least this might explain why I never had any success to contact the XFree
mouse maintainer to coordinate work with him..


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