TiBook-PowerBook XF86Config-4 - gpm

Vincent Katz vincent.katz at laposte.net
Fri Nov 16 01:23:48 EST 2001

me too, i have a tibook and i'm interesting for your XF86Config-4.

I have a little probleme with the console mode and gpm (v:1.19.6), for
the cut and paste i have an alteration of the characters, i don't know
why ?


On 15 Nov 2001 05:11:22 +1100, Paul Mackerras wrote:
> J”rn Nettingsmeier writes:
> > i've been using ben's tree for a powerbook for quite some time, and
> > i used to see the same error, so i disabled agp and dri.
> >
> > has this been fixed lately ?
> > i'm desperate for faster video. 2d performance under x is pathetic,
> > and scrolling is a major pita.
> Getting reasonable 2D performance for things like scrolling doesn't
> need DRI and/or AGP, you just need an X server that knows how to drive
> the rage 128 chip.  I'm using XFree86 4.1.0 (from debian unstable) on
> my Ti powerbook and it works just fine.  I can send you my
> XF86Config-4 if you like (you would need to tweak it a little for a
> pismo) or you could ask Ben Herrenschmidt for the config he uses on
> his pismo.
> Paul.

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