about update video driver

cckuo chechun_kuo at sis.com
Thu Dec 21 06:31:10 PST 2006

I have opened a bug about requesting an account on the
https://bugs.freedesktop.org and I know I have to wait the reply from the

BTW, if I attach the whole new driver on the bugzilla or the diff version of
whole drivers, will that make the source codes check in sooner?

Appreciate your help,

-----Original Message-----
From: Daniel Stone [mailto:daniel at fooishbar.org] 
Sent: Thursday, December 21, 2006 3:19 PM
To: Dan Nicholson
Cc: cckuo; Discuss issues related to the xorg tree
Subject: Re: about update video driver

On Wed, Dec 20, 2006 at 08:25:55PM -0800, Dan Nicholson wrote:
> On 12/20/06, cckuo <chechun_kuo at sis.com> wrote:
> >I am the video software engineer of sis and I want to check in the driver
> >source code to the git repository. Since our chip change a lot after 661,
> >the patches will be quite big and it may disturb other receivers.
> >
> >Would you please tell me what is the proper procedure to acquire the
> >account?
> One thing is not to remove the xorg list from the replies. Hopefully
> one of the developers will reply to this. In the mean time, these
> pages seems to have the information you want. You need to request an
> account from freedesktop.org.

In the meantime, the easiest thing to do is to file a bug at
https://bugs.freedesktop.org and attach either a patch in diff form if
you are modifying the existing driver, or the entire driver if you have
created a new one.


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