Subject: Re: X
To: Michal Suchanek <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/21/2006 12:43:27
"Michal Suchanek" <> writes:
> I guess the problem is that the X driver messes directly with the
> card's registers but assumes nobody else would do that. It just
> happened to work most of the time in the past but it is plain wrong.

Actually, it is correct. We even have a protocol for communicating
with the X server to tell it to take or relinquish control.