KURIYAMA Kazunobu kazunobu.kuriyama at nifty.com
Wed Sep 20 13:45:10 PDT 2000

Gerard Beekmans wrote:

> > >       "If your PC uses i810 and you need X401, it would be better to
> > > choose egcs-2.91-66 from
> > > the beginning because gcc-2.95.2 is able to compile X401 all but an X
> > > server driver module for i810.
> > > (This failure does not quit the compilation, so you are likely to
> > > overlook it until the compilation has finished.)
> > > This is due to a bug which prevents the compiler from parsing the kernel
> > > header file agpgart.h, and thus
> > > the driver module fails to be compiled."
> I have an i810 card and I compiled X-4.0.1 yesterday using gcc-2.95.2 and the
> driver is working just fine (although I needed up upgrade to a 2.4 kernel to
> get it working properly but that's not a gcc bug, it's a kernel module
> provided by intel.com bug)
> --
> Gerard Beekmans
> www.linuxfromscratch.org
> i
> -*- If Linux doesn't have the solution, you have the wrong problem -*-

Sounds strange. The kernel module provided by intel.com works fine on my i810
machine. Do you have
/usr/X11R6/lib/modules/dri/i810_dri.so and ../drivers/i810_o? Does your X server
load i810 module
instead of svga or vga. How about XF86Config?

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