LiveCD rebuild help requested

Roger Young r.young at irl.cri.nz
Fri Jun 15 17:51:09 PDT 2007


Thanks for the patch Alexander.
Has the patch been applied to any of the
new builds? I tried r1918 and it seemed that
had not been applied. Otherwise I presume 
I will need to remaster the LiveCD?

Regards,
Roger.

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On Mon, 11 Jun 2007 19:24:13 +0600
"Alexander E. Patrakov" <patrakov at ums.usu.ru> wrote:

> Roger Young wrote:
> > One small point concerning the automatic graphics configuration:
> > the earlier 6.2-5 iso selected "nv" for my graphics driver which is
> > correct, whereas the 6.3-pre2-r1904 iso chose the "vesa" option 
> 
> With the attached patch to xorg-udev-rules generator, the CD will select the 
> "nv" driver for all chips which the driver tries to support, including 
> unknown ones. However, I am in doubt: there may be an unknown chipset for 
> which the "nv" driver opportunistically tries to work but fails (and "vesa" 
> would be the correct choice then). Should I commit this, or leave the 
> situation as it is plus a quirk specifically for 10de:0295?
> 
> BTW, this is the first time I see that "vesa" doesn't work.
> 
> -- 
> Alexander E. Patrakov
> 
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