[ANNOUNCE] xorg-server

Thomas Hellström thomas at tungstengraphics.com
Tue May 27 11:42:09 PDT 2008

Donnie Berkholz wrote:
> On 12:44 Mon 26 May     , Dan Nicholson wrote:
>> On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 12:38 PM, Matthieu Herrb <matthieu.herrb at laas.fr> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> what's the mesa version (or tag from git) to use with this version (and
>>> upcoming 1.5)? Apparently 7.0.3 is not recent enough, as it doesn't have
>>> the defintion of the __DRIcoreExtension and other things that are
>>> referenced in glxdri.c.
>> You definitely need master. I think Brian is planning on a mesa-7.1.0
>> release real soon.
> This brings up a good point, though. Tags are cheap. Could whoever makes 
> a snapshot release just add a tag to mesa to indicate what git revision 
> builds with it?
> Thanks,
> Donnie
Or, perhaps even better a git managed file in Xserver containing only 
the git SHA1 id of a mesa git revision
known to work with that revision of Xserver.

That could even be used to optionally check or check out the correct 
revision of mesa working,
as well as providing a history of working mesa revisions for old Xserver 


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