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