Upgrading Xorg 7.2 -> 7.4, black screens, evdev and all that
onepoint at starurchin.org
Mon Apr 13 01:52:56 PDT 2009
Replying to myself,
On Mon, Apr 13, 2009 at 08:47:34AM +0100, Jeremy Henty wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 13, 2009 at 01:07:32AM +0100, Martin Ward wrote:
> > Around x.org server 1.4/1.5 ??, the pci detection was removed from
> > the server itself and put into a separate library, libpciacess
> > which relies on pciutils i believe for pci ids.
> I installed libpciaccess as part of the Xorg build but I had no
> pciutils. I've now installed pciutils-3.0.3 and run update-pciids
> but "X -configure" still creates an identical xorg.conf.new .
> Should I rebuild libpciaccess?
I've done a complete rebuild of Xorg 7.4 and there is no change: the
xorg.conf.new is exactly the same, the card is not recognised and the
server blackscreens and hangs.
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