Kernel Mode-Setting (KMS) on Neo FreeRunner + Debian

Sebastian Krzyszkowiak seba.dos1 at
Wed Aug 19 17:37:54 CEST 2009

On 8/19/09, Martin Jansa <martin.jansa at> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 01:01:53PM +0100, Thomas White wrote:
>> On Tue, 18 Aug 2009 11:38:12 +1000
>> Chris Samuel <chris at> wrote:
>> > I haven't seen anyone else post about this yet, but this looks really
>> > neat!
>> >
>> > (Found via Planet Ubuntu)
>> >
>> >
>> Thanks to everyone for the encouragement!  Apart from the GEM buffer
>> object
>> waiting ioctl not having been implemented (leading to garbled text in some
>> cases, and a few other artifacts), I think the KMS driver is in a usable
>> state
>> right now.  Anyone brave enough to test it is more than welcome.
> Thanks for your great work!
> I'm using this driver for some time and it behaves realy good. I didn't even
> noticed any garbled text or artifacts, which is great for this state of
> development :).
> I have few patches for shr/import branch for newer versions of xorg (I'm
> using xserver-xorg-1.6.3) and also some cleanup of your bbfiles (like
> using SRCPV for automatic upgrade after rebuild new git revision). If
> you're interested, let me know.

Send them to shr-devel at (prefered format: git
Well, after you told us you have that patches I think you *have to*
send them to SHR ;>

Sebastian Krzyszkowiak

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