Subject: Re: State of ALPHA alpha 1.3
To: None <port-alpha@NetBSD.ORG, firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthew Jacob <email@example.com>
Date: 12/10/1997 19:18:33
>From port-alpha-owner-mjacob=feral.com@NetBSD.ORG Wed Dec 10 18:19:13 1997
>>> ... Linux ...
>> there isn't really a good X story for NetBSD/alpha.
>Assuming you're talking about the server, NetBSD 1.2's X server
>works fine on the Multia/UDB. Linux's X server on the same hardware
>is unbelieveably bad.
Really? Works for me ...
>X11R6.3's xnest gets farther on NetBSD before crashing than it does on Linux.
I think what a mean by "good X story" is that we don't support all
the available frame buffers and there is (at least as far as I know)
some difficulty now in rebuilding what we have.