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

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Thu Jul 19 10:35:22 PDT 2012


On 07/19/2012 13:08, Arthur wrote:
> 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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I think 7.5.2, since we are in ports freeze now until 9.1 hits.

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Kris Moore
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