XFree86 4.6.0 upgrade patch

Dmitry Pryanishnikov dmitry at atlantis.dp.ua
Tue Aug 22 11:21:49 UTC 2006


On Tue, 22 Aug 2006, Dejan Lesjak wrote:
>>> There's patch to ports tree available at
>>> http://people.freebsd.org/~lesi/xf46-277.diff
>>> Release notes are available at
>>> http://www.xfree86.org/4.6.0/RELNOTES.html
>>   I've got 2 questions. First, why the FreeBSD 4.5->4.6 upgrade has been
>> stalled?
> That would be my fault. 4.6 doesn't work on amd64, I need to see if the latest
> snapshot fixes this or report to XFree86 guys. I've been meaning to do that,
> I'm sorry.
> Have you tried the patch and did it work for you?

   AFAIR patch worked OK for me in the simple case of just installing XFree86-4
and running xterm (i386, 6.1-RELEASE).

Sincerely, Dmitry
Atlantis ISP, System Administrator
e-mail:  dmitry at atlantis.dp.ua
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