[Mageia-dev] xserver 1.11
anssi at mageia.org
Thu Dec 1 14:10:37 CET 2011
On 29.11.2011 17:18, Thomas Backlund wrote:
> Colin Guthrie skrev 29.11.2011 16:04:
>> 'Twas brillig, and Thomas Backlund at 29/11/11 13:21 did gyre and gimble:
>>> Colin Guthrie skrev 29.11.2011 13:53:
>>>> OK, spoke with Bastien and he pointed me at the fixes (on the Xserver
>>>> Will push them through shortly (tho' to the xserver 1.11 in
>>>> core/updates_testing only)
>>> I think we should push xserver 1.11 into /release _now_ so it gets
>>> proper testing time from all users before Alpha 2 is released.
>> I'm happy with that but as I don't keep up to date with the binary
>> driver stuff I don't know the impact.
>> Anssi, can you give your €0.02?
> fglrx is ok as of fglrx-8.911-1.mga2.nonfree
> nvidia-current should be ok afaik.
> nvidia173 and nvidia96xx need to be checked,
> as Anssi noted on Nov. 6th that they didn't support it yet then,
> and iirc there has been no new driver release since.
> But at some point we really need to move on, as we cant wait forever.
Agreed, I say go for 1.11.
nvidia96xx actually wasn't enabled on mga1, I was a bit surprised when
nvidia later added 1.10 support into it.
And nvidia173 is only needed for FX series, which is relatively uncommon
(when compared to other series).
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