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From: Brian Parkhurst <brianp@...>
Subject: Re: Need X testers on Alpha. I think we've got it this time.
Date: Wed, 07 Oct 2009 16:06:49 -0700
I have an alpha DS-20e at home with a permedia i2pv card, however I can
pull it and put in a older PCI radeon card to test with.  I also have an
older Matrox card I can test with..

2.6.27-gentoo-r9 #4 SMP Sun Apr 5 21:10:02 PDT 2009 alpha EV67 Tsunami
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On Wed, 2009-10-07 at 18:52 -0400, Matt Turner wrote:
> Hi,
> I need a few people to test X on Alpha. Michael Cree found what we
> believe is the commit that broke X and also provided a patch to fix
> some undefined references. We just need to confirm that these changes
> make X work again and then we'll get them pulled into master and the
> 1.7 branch in time for 1.7.1
> 
> I'd especially like testers for:
>  - Radeon, varying generations, both user mode setting and kernel mode setting
>  - Matrox
> 
> Testers on non-BWX alphas would also be quite nice, since the last
> round of email seemed to show that you do in fact exist.
> 
> My xserver repo is available at
> http://cgit.freedesktop.org/~mattst88/xserver/ and contains the
> patches we think will fix it.
> 
> Hats off to Michael Cree. :)
> 
> Thanks,
> Matt Turner
> 
> PS: Click Reply-___All___ since I've cross posted.
> 
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