[PC-BSD Testing] Testing 7.1.1-RC1 + one new issue with Filezilla launching

Arthur Koziol A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Mon Jun 22 08:03:01 PDT 2009


> > I selected Intel-3D-Enable. Choosing the regular Intel driver 
> makes no diffy either. It's a clunky old Intel 915G (reported as 915G
> > GMCH from the diag) on a Dell OptiPlex GX280 but I have been able 
> to use OpenGL in the past. I'm guessing it's because of mesa 7.4 or
> > the new X-Server. 7.1.1 RC is using the 2.7.1 Intel driver now, 
> yes? This might improve or be working in mesa 7.5 (any day now). After
> > reverting back to PCBSD 7.1, choosing Intel-3D-Enable, I can get 
> all effects and under Desktop settings the Desktop Effects box was
> > already checked on.
> >
> > The exact error message in 7.1.1 RC is a bit truncated in the 
> middle but reads:
> >
> > "Failed to activate desktop effects using the ...gs will be 
> reverted to their previous values."
> > "Check your X configuration. You may also ..., especially 
> changing the compositing type."
> >
>
>Ahh, yes thats the problem then. My intel laptop has all kinds of 
>issues now also, with the new driver / xorgserver, mesa, etc.
>Once mesa 7.5 hits ports, I'll give it a rebuild and *hopefully* 
>these issues will go away.

Kris,

Although Mesa 7.5 is almost out, I just notice 7.4.3 is out and hit 
ports already. 7.1.1RC is using plain 7.4.2 currently. Any way
you can see if this update helps any with the Intel drivers?

http://www.mesa3d.org/relnotes-7.4.3.html

Arthur  



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