Re: i855GM: New BIOS breaks i810-driver - solved

2004-02-20 Thread Alain Poirier
Le vendredi 20 Février 2004 01:33, Alan Hourihane a écrit : Alain, Can you try the int10 emulator ? To do this, (re)move this file out of the way. /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/linux/libint10.a Then XFree86 will use /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/libint10.a Which is the emulator. Does it still

Re: i855GM: New BIOS breaks i810-driver - solved

2004-02-20 Thread Alan Hourihane
On Fri, Feb 20, 2004 at 12:33:41PM +0100, Alain Poirier wrote: Le vendredi 20 Février 2004 01:33, Alan Hourihane a écrit : Alain, Can you try the int10 emulator ? To do this, (re)move this file out of the way. /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/linux/libint10.a Then XFree86 will use

Re: i855GM: New BIOS breaks i810-driver - solved

2004-02-20 Thread Christian Zietz
Hi, Thank you Alain for sorting out this problem and Alan for commiting a patch. Would it be possible to offer binaries or a small, easy to build source package? I think many of the users affected by that problem can't build or don't want to build the whole XFree86 from source. CU Christian

Re: i855GM: New BIOS breaks i810-driver - solved

2004-02-19 Thread Alain POIRIER
Hi, Christian Zietz writes: Hi, as developer of 855patch I get a lot of feedback from people using XFree86 on computers with i855GM graphics. It seems like new notebooks by Dell feature a new video BIOS from Intel (iirc Build 3066) which finally implements the int 0x10 0x5f11

Re: i855GM: New BIOS breaks i810-driver - solved

2004-02-19 Thread Alan Hourihane
On Thu, Feb 19, 2004 at 11:17:03PM +0100, Alain POIRIER wrote: Hi, Christian Zietz writes: Hi, as developer of 855patch I get a lot of feedback from people using XFree86 on computers with i855GM graphics. It seems like new notebooks by Dell feature a new video BIOS from Intel

Re: i855GM: New BIOS breaks i810-driver - solved

2004-02-19 Thread Alan Hourihane
Alain, Can you try the int10 emulator ? To do this, (re)move this file out of the way. /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/linux/libint10.a Then XFree86 will use /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/libint10.a Which is the emulator. Does it still lockup with that BIOS call ? Alan.