Subject: Re: unrecognized S3 chips
To: Soren S. Jorvang <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Richardson <email@example.com>
Date: 09/29/2000 10:11:18
>>>>> "Soren" == Soren S Jorvang <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Soren> On Thu, Sep 28, 2000 at 06:17:26AM -0400, Michael Richardson
Jason> The X server has to call the VESA BIOS to change video modes, etc.
Jason> Stay tuned. Watch src-changes.
>> So, I'm screwed for now then?
Soren> Slightly. It will work more or less, but things like APM resumes
Soren> won't work.
I can live without APM for now... I think that it doesn't work right anyway
at this time...
So far, no luck with -current's XF86_SVGA. I only tried once and I had to
use the power switch to get out.... I was on the plane, so I couldn't try
a network login and poke around...
] Out and about in Ottawa. hmmm... beer. | firewalls [
] Michael Richardson, Sandelman Software Works, Ottawa, ON |net architect[
] email@example.com http://www.sandelman.ottawa.on.ca/ |device driver[
] panic("Just another NetBSD/notebook using, kernel hacking, security guy"); [