Installing DRI support

E. J. Cerejo edinho64 at
Tue Apr 29 13:19:40 PDT 2003

herbert at wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 29, 2003 at 11:29:55AM -0400, E. J. Cerejo wrote:
>>I thought they are talking about stable and 5.0. Here's what it says:
>>For -stable, the DRM is available in the kernel as of April 26th. 
>>However, the modules are not built by default. To build and install 
>>them, cd /usr/src/sys/modules/drm and type 'make all install'.
> Either your src-tree is incomplete or DRM was not yet included in the
> snapshot you have installed. So update your src and rebuild your system.
> Follow the instructions at:
> and in /usr/src/UPDATING.
> I have rebuilt my FreeBSD 4.8-STABLE system on April 26th (13:59 CET)
> and DRM works fine:
> drm0: <ATI Radeon QW RV200 7500> port 0xc000-0xc0ff mem
> 0xe1000000-0xe100ffff,0xd8000000-0xdfffffff irq 10 at device 0.0 on pci1
> info: [drm] AGP at 0xd0000000 128MB
> info: [drm] Initialized radeon 1.8.0 20020828 on minor 0
> BR,
> Herbert

I just installed 4.8-20030426-STABLE on this computer which is from 3 
days ago, I did install All the sources.  Perhaps you only get it by 
cvsuping!  Any way if I decide to go this way, do I have to add any 
option to kernel file to enable this or the "make all install" should do it?

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