[Intel-gfx] xserver/driver from git and kernel drm from stable vanilla kernel

Jesse Barnes jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org
Tue Aug 19 22:14:02 CEST 2008

On Tuesday, August 19, 2008 12:36 pm Tomas Carnecky wrote:
> I don't think my setup is that uncommon, in fact I think even when you
> release the drm kernel code people will still be using .25 or .26
> kernels for a long time. So you need to make sure that the latest driver
> will work with earlier kernels that don't support GEM.

Definitely.  We want the next release to be solid on both GEM and non-GEM 

> Do you want me to file a bug? I would like to avoid that if it's
> something as easy as updating userspace headers or libraries or such.

There are a few open GEM bugs already, so this may be a dup, but I'd say go 
ahead and file one anyway with as much info as you can collect (X log, compiz 
errors if any, kernel dmesg etc., intellinuxgraphics.org has some info).


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