Subject: Re: One step farther with NVidia drivers
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Quentin Garnier <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 04/09/2003 23:49:31
Le Wed, 9 Apr 2003 14:40:30 -0700
Jason Thorpe a ecrit :
> On Friday, February 28, 2003, at 03:49  PM, Quentin Garnier wrote:
> Jumping back to this old message...
> > Speaking of which, I'd like the opinion of a UVM specialist (I must
> > say I'm quite clueless on the issue). To make glxinfo run (it seems to
> > choke
> > later on my second video card, but it's another story) I had to apply 
> > the
> > following patch to uvm/uvm_map.c :
> This patch looks reasonable, but is slightly wrong (the uobj needs to 
> be unlocked).  I'll go ahead and check in a fixed patch.

That's good news. I think it's the only bit really needed for a LKM
version of the driver. It still doesn't work as a LKM, but I progressed on
that front.

Quentin Garnier -
"Feels like I'm fiddling while Rome is burning down.
Should I lay my fiddle down and take a rifle from the ground ?"
Leigh Nash/Sixpence None The Richer, Paralyzed, Divine Discontents, 2002.