XFree86 and VIA M10000 Video
dejan.lesjak at guest.arnes.si
Fri Jun 4 01:09:22 GMT 2004
On Friday 04 of June 2004 02:46, Eric Osterweil wrote:
> --- Dejan Lesjak <dejan.lesjak at guest.arnes.si> wrote:
> > Eric Osterweil wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > I have been trying (without success) to get
> > XFree86 working on my new EPIA
> > > M10000 board for days. I've seen some mention of
> > there being a Castlerock
> > > driver in 4.3.99, but the ports pull in 4.3. Does
> > anyone have any advice
> > > for me? Should I download the source and compile
> > the new 4.4 version and
> > > just put it over the port install?
> > There's newer version of xfree86 server in
> > x11-servers/XFree86-4-Server-snap
> > (184.108.40.206), so try upgrading your XFree86-Server
> > port to that one. It has
> > via(4) driver that is not in 4.3 and that one should
> > work for your chipset.
> > Dejan
> Great! Thnx for the pointer. Is there any special
> way to upgrade from the XFree86-Server port to the
> XFree86-Server-snap port? Should I make deinstall in
> the Server dir and then make install in the snap dir?
> It seems like this might cause problems?
That way, or if you have portupgrade, something like
portupgrade -f -o x11-servers/XFree86-4-Server-snap XFree86-Server-\*
would do it. It shouldn't cause problems, especially since you don't have
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