xfree86 4.2.1 driver set ?
bdubbs at swbell.net
Tue Jan 14 19:46:33 PST 2003
kris at intra-team.de wrote:
>Hi lfs gurus,
>i build up a automatical setupscript for x but faild choosing a card driver.
>The xfree page says:
>"In XFree86 3.3.6, several X servers are available; much hardware
>uses the XF86_SVGA server, which has a set of driver modules
>that are built into it at compile time. In other cases, X servers for
>specific chips (or families of chips) are provided (such as
>XF86_AGX, XF86_Mach64, etc.). In XFree86 4.2.1, there is only
>one X server, called "XFree86", which can load driver modules at
>For my case of work, i just need a *basic* driver, such as the old
>SVGA. So i suppose it is the easyest way to install a similur - if
>exist ? (?) so whitch sould i get ?
>or is there any possibility to find out the nearest or best driver to
>use for the target system by fetching a variable or output of a test
>script ? - just a thought !
>Please help me - i hope i explain my problem write and you can
>understand my bad english.
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