Note: Sorry if this shows up twice, but both my responses (to David
and Joseph) seem to have been lost in a black hole...
quoth the David Gurvich:
> The video should not be a big problem. If you are going to use xorg-7.1,
> make sure to apply the patch to the ati driver. I could not get xorg.conf
> set up correctly, until Xorgautoconfig gave me a starting point.
I imagine I will use 7.0. Is putting:
in make.conf enough to get the drivers I need? Sorry for the stupid questions,
but all my x86 boxes have nVidia cards, and I have never used an ATI card
> I haven't used ppc64, but many of the developers are doing so. In fact,
> I've had to add ppc to ebuilds that had ppc64 in the KEYWORDS, but not ppc.
> I don't know about mixing ppc32 and ppc64 apps, but perhaps a chroot
> environment such as that used in amd64 might be possible.
After going through the package database pretty much all the software I
absolutely require is stable for PPC64, so I guess I'm all good.
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