Subject: Re: X server/kernel problems
To: Steve Moulton <>
From: Matthias Drochner <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/29/1999 20:18:12 said:
>   1135 XalphaNetBSD CALL  ioctl(0x6,_IOR('W',0x41,0x10),0x1fffff478)
>   1135 XalphaNetBSD RET   ioctl -1 errno 25 Inappropriate ioctl for
> device 

You didn't mention what graphics card you have.
For now, X on alphas works with DEC TGA cards only.
(DEC itself does only support a very limited set of graphics
boards on these boxes.)

best regards