[PC-BSD Testing] 9.1-BETA1 now available!

Arthur A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Thu Jul 19 10:08:10 PDT 2012


On 07/19/2012 11:40 AM, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 07/19/2012 12:35, Arthur wrote:
>    
>> Kris,
>>
>> Ok, so I am not sure if this is a bug but it sure is a weird one. When
>> I went through the install, it chose Intel as the video driver. Later,
>> I later choose to re-run display wizard and select Intel-3d.
>> Everything went fine up until I turned on desktop effects. After a
>> reboot, my taskbar no longer appears. I tried to toggle desktop effect
>> off (Alt-Shift-F12) but it didn't seem to work. I'll try a fresh
>> install again a bit later to see if I can recreate this and report back.
>>
>> Arthur
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> Sometimes the toggle of effects doesn't work, you may need to disable
> them, then logout / login.
>
> Aside from that, I would bet its a bug with the intel driver&  effects.
>    

Most likely Intel driver. I've kept up somewhat on the drm work and the 
Intel driver is still kind of iffy even as of July with much work to be 
done. Is xorg 7.7 going to make it into 9.1 or will you plan on sticking 
with 7.5.2?

Arthur


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