Subject: Re: Would an upgrade help me?
To: Olivier Saut <Olivier.Saut@crans.ens-cachan.fr>
From: Dan Winship <danw@MIT.EDU>
Date: 11/21/1999 14:15:21
> Correct me if I am wrong but NetBSD 1.4 use Xmacppc which is
> different from XFree86.
True, but I meant that the video chip support (for some cards at
least) already exists in XFree86, so we could leverage off that to
> LinuxPPC switch to a modified XFree86 with LinuxPPC 1999. And the
> few times I have booted under LinuxPPC 1999 I was able to use my
> display at 16bpp.
Hm... I'll have to look at that.