Xorg disaster

Garrett Cooper yanefbsd at gmail.com
Sun Feb 15 00:17:50 PST 2009


On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 4:38 PM, Diego Depaoli <trebestie at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 12:08 AM, Garrett Cooper <yanefbsd at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>    I updated nvidia-driver to the latest version, and submitted a
>> patch, but ran into issues with graphics/mesa-demos (until recently
>> when someone fixed the build CFLAGS -- rnoland?).
>
> patch your Makefile patch  to allow build on -current
>
> @@ -87,6 +87,10 @@
>        ${REINPLACE_CMD} -e \
>                's/suser(CURTHREAD)/priv_check(CURTHREAD, PRIV_DRIVER)/' \
>                        ${WRKSRC}/src/nvidia_os.c
> +       ${REINPLACE_CMD} -e \
> +               's/minor(/dev2unit(/g' \
> +                       ${WRKSRC}/src/nvidia_dev.c \
> +                       ${WRKSRC}/src/nvidia_subr.c
>
> worked for me
>
>>    It's MUCH better than the current ports version. They fixed a
>> driver regression, so my displays no longer seize up with high CPU
>> usage while compiling and no longer freeze after playing movies with
>> mplayer.
> Looks like you're right, but I need more testing time.

After rebuilding my kernel I see what you mean. That wasn't the case
when I originally posted the patch, so someone changed some API's...
-Garrett


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