That was the first thing I tried, but it's too old to even recognize the
gpu, I guess there are only some pci ids or something similar missing, I
may try patching them in tomorrow if I can find out what exactly is
On 2016-05-23 23:21, Matthew Macy wrote:
Have you tried with the xf86-intel in ports. That actually works
better for most. Also try SNA. What does pciconf -lvbc show for
---- On Mon, 23 May 2016 14:17:41 -0700 Matthias
Haas<freebsd-...@mathaas.de> wrote ----
First of all thanks for your great work so far.
I have tried the driver on my notebook with Iris 550.
After patching libdrm with
and installing the experimental xf86-video-intel driver it is
What's not working is:
- multi-monitor support (only tried with hdmi), after loading the
i915kms driver the output is duplicated, but there is no way of
controlling the outputs independently (xfce also shows only one
- Xorg refuses to start unless I kldload i915kms manually before
to start Xorg
- there are some rendering issues (pink lines, weird transparency
there should be no transparency), but I don't know if these are
to i915, the experimental xf86-video-intel driver or the software
On 2016-05-23 10:12, Matthew Macy wrote:
The highlights for today are the following:
- Will Andrews fixed attach for some laptops (such as the Carbon
The Carbon X1 has a quirky BIOS that doesn't allow the OS to
enumerate the GPU's interrupt.
- Will Andrews identified a conditionally uninitialized return in
idr_find that could lead to a panic in some cases.
- Fixed a panic in mtrr_del frequently seen when attach failed.
- Sleep/wakeups with interrupts are largely implemented correctly
now. Previously a polling 10ms sleep was used. I'm still
concerned that the code really needs to be level-triggered.
- Logging is now enabled for the first 10s after attach unless
- Unimplemented warnings are off by default.
As of this moment the latest USB image is:
The USB image now has sync disabled on var. This should improve
responsiveness for most people with slow USB pen drives. If
you're having issues that require retaining logs you'll need
to "zfs set sync=enabled zrootusb/var".
The USB image now includes kde4 and xfce. It is also much larger,
this iteration you will need a 16GB USB key. The next one will
not be quite so large. If size is a common problem let me know.
difficult to buy a USB key that is less than 16GB today.
joeuser's .xinitrc is configured to start xfce with startx. To
run: service kdm4 onestart.
Note that the image name has changed. The most recent should be
self-evident in: http://www.bsddesktop.com/images 
Helpful hint: use a 1MB blocksize for dd and run gpart recover
to fix label warnings. Assuming your USB pen drive shows up as
/dev/da0 and cftdisk image is the one I just posted:
unxz -f cftdisk_2016052307.img.xz; dd if=cftdisk_2016052307.img
of=/dev/da0 bs=1M; gpart recover da0
And as a reminder, if you're having problems with X on the USB
key, try disabling it by moving /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/20-intel.conf
somewhere else on your file system.
If using the github repo, make sure you're using the drm-next-4.6
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