[RFC xf86-video-freedreno] add OutputClass conf

Rob Clark robdclark at gmail.com
Wed Jul 9 05:18:41 PDT 2014

On Wed, Jul 9, 2014 at 6:26 AM, Julien Cristau <jcristau at debian.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Jul  8, 2014 at 10:01:52 -0400, Rob Clark wrote:
>> This enables the xserver to associate the drm driver name "msm" to the
>> xf86-video-freedreno driver.
>> Signed-off-by: Rob Clark <robdclark at gmail.com>
>> ---
>> Not sure if anyone has a better suggestion for how to do that videodrv
>> abi check in configure.ac.  The problem is, we don't want to install
>> the .conf file snippet(s) for older xserver, as it will error out at
>> startup complaining about unknown section "OutputClass".
> Maybe this:
> PKG_CHECK_EXISTS([xorg-server >=], outputclass=yes, outputclass=no)
> ?

oh, heh, yeah that is easier

> Also, any reason to install the file in sysconfdir instead of
> ${datadir}/X11/xorg.conf.d?

Well, it is at least the same thing that glamor does.  Seems like for
fedora build at least, it ends up as /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d which
looks like the right spot.


> Cheers,
> Julien

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