[blfs-support] Missing old patches (xserver-1.13.2) [solved]

Thomas Trepl thomas at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Nov 30 11:22:13 PST 2013


Am Samstag, 30. November 2013, 18:50:34 schrieb akhiezer:
> > Date: Sat, 30 Nov 2013 18:46:16 +0000
> > From: lfs65 at cruziero.com (akhiezer)
> > To: BLFS Support List <blfs-support at linuxfromscratch.org>
> > Subject: Re: [blfs-support] Missing old patches (xserver-1.13.2)
> > 
> > > Date: Sat, 30 Nov 2013 18:38:21 +0000
> > > From: lfs65 at cruziero.com (akhiezer)
> > > To: BLFS Support List <blfs-support at linuxfromscratch.org>
> > > Subject: Re: [blfs-support] Missing old patches (xserver-1.13.2)
> > > 
> > > > From: Thomas Trepl <thomas at linuxfromscratch.org>
> > > > To: blfs-support at linuxfromscratch.org
> > > > Date: Sat, 30 Nov 2013 18:22:31 +0100
> > > > Subject: [blfs-support] Missing old patches (xserver-1.13.2)
> > > > 
> > > > Hi,
> > > > 
> > > > I'm running an experiment to get my old Matrox G550 dri accelerated
> > > > again. Since the MGA support seems to be dropped after MesaLib
> > > > 7.11.2 and xserver 1.13.2, I try to downgrade but I miss following
> > > 
> > > > patches:
> > > Quick google search:
> > > >     xorg-server-1.13.2-use_pixman_glyph_cache-1.patch
> > > >     xorg-server-1.13.2-add_prime_support-1.patch
> > > 
> > > http://www.mail-archive.com/patches@linuxfromscratch.org/msg02783.html
> > > 
> > > So you can lift from there, &/or can likely trac(k) it/them down via
> > > wiki->trac.
> > > 
> > > 
> > > rgds,
> > > akh
> > > 
> > > > In the svn tree where the patches are collected i can find only
> > > > 
> > > >     xorg-server-1.13.1-add_prime_support-1.patch
> > > > 
> > > > but this is only one of two patches and for a previous release.
> > 
> > Just to perhaps clarify: the above url indicates that
> > 'xorg-server-1.13.2-add_prime_support-1.patch' is just linking-in
> > 'xorg-server-1.13.1-add_prime_support-1.patch':
> > --
> > +link xorg-server-1.13.1-add_prime_support-1.patch
> > --
> > 
> >  - i.e. (AIUI) is just re-using the '1.13.1' patch for the '1.13.2' case.
> > 
> > If this understanding is incorrect or incomplete then I'm sure someone'll
> > holler and help better.
> > 
> > 
> > rgds,
> > akh
> > 
> > > > Does someone have the two patches flying around?
> > > > 
> > > > Thanks,
> > > > 
> > > > Thomas
> 
>  - sorry for the, er, patchy responses: here's a more direct answer:
> 
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/downloads/xorg-server/
> 
> (Yeah, I shoulda checked there first but kinda guessed you might've done so
> (not being sarc) and hit a site-down/unavail area since re-orgs &c).
> 
> 
> akh
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> --

aaargh, why didn't I find that location?  Seems so that I have to check my 
looking-glasses...

Thanks akh!!

--
Thomas




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