Subject: Re: current state of TGA?
To: R. C. Dowdeswell <>
From: Michael G. Schabert <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 11/02/2001 17:41:51
At 4:39 PM -0500 11/2/01, R. C. Dowdeswell wrote:
>On 712542892 seconds since the Beginning of the UNIX epoch
>"Michael G. Schabert" wrote:
>>>Hmmm, this looks more like a problem with the X binary itself,
>>>because at that stage it is trying to open shared objects---not
>>>trying to configure the screen.
>>>What version of NetBSD are you using?
>>alpha# uname -a
>>NetBSD 1.5W NetBSD 1.5W (prez) #18: Wed Jul 11 
>>22:57:53 EDT 2001
>>      mikeride@mirandagraph06:/usr/src/sys/arch/alpha/compile/prez alpha
>I think that this is pretty similar to the version that I'm running.
>Could you try out the following Xserver:
>It is possible that the Xserver binary has broken at some point,
>and I haven't upgraded my X binaries in quite some time.  :-)

Good show :-).
After I unpacked all the snapshot tarballs, it still didn't work. So 
I replaced the XalphaNetBSD with yours and up came a bunch of windows 
using the full screen! Now I'm going to download the latest source to 
make a kernel with some PCMCIA and netatalk support.

Thank you a lot for your help!

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