[gentoo-dev] radeon video card

2020-04-15 Thread William Kenworthy
Hi all,     How can I check that the microcode is being loaded by a radeon HD5770 graphics card? I have used "https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Radeon; to set it up, but there is nothing in dmesg about loading the firmware like you see with the cpu microcode - the card works without the firmware

Re: [gentoo-dev] zoom concerns

2020-04-01 Thread William Kenworthy
And I would like to add that sometimes you don't have a choice - if someone who is paying you says to use zoom, there is no choice - but I would rather use gentoo than fire up the MS laptop.. What gentoo can do is mitigate the risk - which I need to look into to see whats done in the ebuild

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: news item: changes to stages (make.conf and make.profile)

2012-07-24 Thread William Kenworthy
On Tue, 2012-07-24 at 07:20 -0400, Rich Freeman wrote: On Tue, Jul 24, 2012 at 7:07 AM, Fabian Groffen grob...@gentoo.org wrote: I don't know about general consensus. In my opinion, it's plain spam to existing users. (And that would IMO be the xth news item in a row to be spam.) Can't

Re: [gentoo-dev] preserve_old_lib and I'm even more lazy

2012-02-24 Thread William Kenworthy
On Fri, 2012-02-24 at 22:44 -0500, Mike Gilbert wrote: On Fri, Feb 24, 2012 at 7:31 PM, Richard Yao r...@cs.stonybrook.edu wrote: Am I the only paranoid person who moves them rather than unlinking them? Oh, if only btrfs were stable... Is this a reference to snapshots? You can use ZFS

Re: [gentoo-dev] Moving GCC-3.4 to stable on x86

2005-11-29 Thread William Kenworthy
the problems reported in a gcc upgrade for people who *didn't* do an emerge -e world. Doing it from the outset will save the forums and bugs a lot of stress and heartache that could have been easily avoided. Just my 2 $DENOMINATION's -- William Kenworthy [EMAIL PROTECTED] Home! -- gentoo-dev