Subject: Re: X on AlphaStation 500?
To: None <>
From: Sven Dietrich <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 08/10/1999 09:37:48
On Jun 4, 1999, elric wrote:

> Only the TGA in 8bit mode is supported at the moment.  I am currently
> working on the TGA2, which needs to be twiddled a little bit before
> it will work.  I expect to make some time to work on it towards
> the middle of the month, and I hope to have it working by the end
> of the month.  From my initial perusal of the TGA2 docs, I should
> be able to accelerate it to be quite a bit faster than the TGA.


Any progress on this project?
> The TGA in 32bit mode should be supported later, as it is pretty
> similar.
> I am not sure about the timeline on generic XFree86 support, although
> there are a number of issues there to be solved.
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