Barry Scott barry.scott at onelan.co.uk
Mon Aug 4 09:28:58 PDT 2008

R. G. Newbury wrote:
>> Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2008 23:49:45 -0400
>> From: "R. G. Newbury" <newbury at mandamus.org>
>> Subject: Re: Xf86-video-intel-2.4.0
>> To: Dave Airlie <airlied at gmail.com>
>> Cc: xorg at lists.freedesktop.org
>> Message-ID: <488FE4D9.1000909 at mandamus.org>
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>> Dave Airlie wrote:
>>> On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 10:21 AM, R. G. Newbury <newbury at mandamus.org> wrote:
>>>> I am attempting to compile the above version of the Intel driver.
>>>> Version 2.3.2 made without any particular problems. I get the following
>>>> error.
>>>> make[4]: Entering directory `/video2/temp/xf86-video-intel-2.4.0-rgn/src'
>>>> ../doltcompile gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I..    -Wall -Wpointer-arith
>>>> -Wstrict-prototypes        -Wmissing-prototypes -Wmissing-declarations
>>>>    -Wnested-externs -fno-strict-aliasing -I/usr/include/xorg
>>>> -I/usr/include/drm -I/usr/include/X11/dri -DI830_XV -DI830_USE_XAA
>>>> -DI830_USE_EXA -g -O2 -MT i830_display.lo -MD -MP -MF
>>>> .deps/i830_display.Tpo -c -o i830_display.lo i830_display.c
>>>> i830_display.c: In function 'i830_modeset_ctl':
>>>> i830_display.c:756: error: 'struct drm_modeset_ctl' has no member named
>>>> 'crtc'
>>>> make[4]: *** [i830_display.lo] Error 1
>>>> make[4]: Leaving directory `/video2/temp/xf86-video-intel-2.4.0-rgn/src'
>>>> make[3]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
>>>> make[3]: Leaving directory `/video2/temp/xf86-video-intel-2.4.0-rgn/src'
>>>> Is this a bug or just a misconfiguration at my end?
>>> what distro? if Fedora please get a newer libdrm-devel.
>>> its most likely caused by having an old unofficial libdrm snapshot
>>> instead of libdrm 2.3.1
>> Thanks
>> Fedora 8. A git snapshot from about January. I will try an update to 
>> libdrm and report.
> yum reports that libdrm and libdrm-devel are both up-to-date at version 
> 2.3.0. There does not appear to be an update to 2.4 for fedora 8. 
> Version 2.4 does appear to exist for fedora 9.
> Doing a git clone for drm and mesa, produces the same compile error as 
> given above:  'no member named crtc'.... Huh??
> I don't particularly want to mix repos, but is it possible to download 
> the fedora 9 source rpm and rebuild on the machine to make a fedora 8 
> capable rpm which I can install?  I have never tried that and do not 
> wish to bork my working installation of mythtv, just to test the latest 
>   intel driver (which is the maze door I came in through).
I have been building 2.4.0 in f8 without problem. I recall needing to
install a number -devel type RPMs but did not keep a record of what I added.

For drm I have:


For xserver I have:



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