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Xorg on 8.0 (A1200)
I happened to find my pcmcia ne(4) when I was looking for some other stuff and I thought I'd try it out on the amiga.
After I'd updated the kernel from 8_BETA to 8_STABLE I tried starting X11 but no go. I know I had it working on 8_BETA
which this tweet proves. https://twitter.com/herdware/status/971865420125925376
I am using the WSCONS kernel.
/var/log/Xorg.0.log ends with
[ 1167.521] (II) wsfb: driver for wsdisplay framebuffer: wsfb
[ 1167.542] (--) Using wscons driver
[ 1167.552] (WW) Falling back to old probe method for wsfb
[ 1167.566] (II) Loading /usr/X11R7/lib/modules/drivers/wsfb_drv.so
[ 1167.578] (II) wsfb(0): using default device
[ 1167.588] (WW) VGA arbiter: cannot open kernel arbiter, no multi-card support
[ 1167.601] (WW) ioctl(WSDISPLAYIO_GET_FBINFO) failed, falling back to old method
[ 1167.635] (EE) wsfb(0): ioctl WSDISPLAYIO_LINEBYTES: Inappropriate ioctl for device
[ 1167.670] (II) UnloadModule: "wsfb"
[ 1167.680] (II) Unloading wsfb
[ 1167.692] (EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.
Fatal server error:
[ 1167.740] no screens found
Please consult the The X.Org Foundation support
[ 1167.798] Please also check the log file at "/var/log/Xorg.0.log" for additional information.
This confuses me. Perhaps I was using the old Xamiga and not Xorg?
Also, is there a way to change the console resolution with wscons as you could with iteconfig?
(/usr/sbin/iteconfig -w 640 -h 256 0x0 0x0bbbbb)
I never understood why the amiga port defaults to that awful interlace mode.
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