[Spice-devel] QXL on Windows 8
ml at kernelobjects.org
Mon May 21 01:47:05 PDT 2012
Alon, thank you for your reply. Does this mean there is a bigger step
to support Windows 8?
On Mon, 21 May 2012 11:26:11 +0300, Alon Levy wrote:
> On Mon, May 21, 2012 at 10:04:36AM +0200, Mario wrote:
>> i just tried to compile the latest qxl driver (cloned from GIT) for
>> 8. The first suprise was the fact that Microsoft introduced a
>> dependency of
>> having 4 GB Visual Studio installed to use the latest WDK.
>> However the "dirs" file has been converted perfectly. Additional
>> there was
>> nither an error nor a warning while compiling. Unfortunately I
>> didn´t get it
>> work. The installer "tells" me I had the driver wouldn´t be made for
>> windows verision. But in fact it is especially compiled for Windows
> AFAIK Windows 8 only supports WDDM drivers, ours is a XPDM driver.
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