Compiling Modular Xorg 7
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Mon Jan 16 16:12:33 PST 2006
Recently, Somebody Somewhere wrote these words
> > If you haven't got past the module loading error (Now bug #5585)
> > it will be academic to install, because of the brokenness of
> > dlloader on hardened systems. If that's beaten, Tell me how!
> There is an option in the settings file of the PBGxorg scripts
> called "HS_NONOW". In theory (and probably very poor theory) the
> HS_NONOW="export LDBIND_FLAGS='-nonow'" will fix that problem.
> The scripts will pass this option to all of the video & input
> drivers only. With some luck, that might work..
I wish you luck. I went into the makefiles. I found $MODLDFLAGS
and added -nonow everywhere in the modules; no go. It's the
dlloader (part of the Xserver, IIRC) that has the problem. Watch
for a patch on this. Have a look in these places
> Unfortunately, I have failed to get Direct Rendering, yet
> again. This time I am using the Mesa properly (make
> linux-dri-x86) It still nicer as even on software rendering
> I am seeing glxgears go 100fps faster. The make linux +
> glxgears produced about 250fps and the make linux-dri-x86
> produced 350fps, so even if I am not using hardware, it is
> at least notably faster.
If you do manage dri, talk to us all.
With best Regards,
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