Subject: Re: XFree86 on alpha
To: Torsten Harenberg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 11/16/2003 13:33:48
On Sun, Nov 16, 2003 at 10:38:27AM +0100, Torsten Harenberg wrote:
> I once asked Mel (the guy from caseydoodle.com) if we wouldn't like to
> include his patches into xsrc, but he estimated that only very few people
> uses his X collection.
> So I'm really wondering how many alphas (running X) are still be used out
But running X on an alpha is hard because of the need to go and get
source or binaries from mel. This is a disincentive to actually try and
If the sources were integrated into the tree we might have more people
using them. Perhaps.
Kevin P. Neal http://www.pobox.com/~kpn/
"Good grief, I've just noticed I've typed in a rant. Sorry chaps!"
Keir Finlow Bates, circa 1998