Subject: Re: XFree86 on Alpha - redux
To: Pavel Cahyna <>
From: Michael-John Turner <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 03/23/2006 21:25:39
On Thu, Mar 23, 2006 at 12:01:51AM +0100, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> Afaict the patch had no chance of working.

Looking at PR 29882 I see the problem - the original mail thread suggested
that things would Just Work(tm).

> cd /usr/xsrc; make World should be enough for working XFree86... It of
> course depends on your video card.

OK, will do a native build and see how things go.

FWIW, has anyone had success with the (pkgsrc) servers on Alpha? If
I'm gonna be rebuilding X, I might as well go the whole hog :)

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