Subject: Re: hardware recommendations (IR and Video Out)
To: Brian Hechinger <>
From: Michael <>
List: port-sparc64
Date: 12/14/2004 08:45:40

> > > that didn't give me much faith.  ;)
> > That's Xsun, isn't it?
> ahhhhhhh, see, the INSTALL doc wasn't real specific about that.  ok, i'm
> far more faithful now.  ;)
Don't hold your breath - I think there's a reason for not mentioning XFree on the SPARC64 pages.

> > > so, to use the S-Video Out, i need to run XFree?
> > Almost certainly, I highly doubt that Xsun will know anything about TVout.
> i meant as opposed to not running an Xserver at all.
Hmm, see pkgsrc/sysutils/atitvout - maybe you can get that one to work.

have fun