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Aug 4, 2012, 1:30 AM
Post #5 of 5
2012/8/4 Andy Walls <awalls [at] md>:
Re: Xorg ivtv driver FTBFS with xorg-server >= 1.13
[In reply to]
> On Sun, 2012-07-29 at 14:00 +0100, Ian Armstrong wrote:
>> On Sat, 28 Jul 2012 14:39:03 -0400
>> Andy Walls <awalls [at] md> wrote:
>> > On Fri, 2012-07-27 at 15:30 +0200, Nicolas Chauvet wrote:
>> > > Hello,
>> > >
>> > > I'm the fedora package maintainer of the xorg-x11-drv-ivtv driver.
>> > > I would like to bring to your attention that given the new
>> > > Xorg-server ABI a rebuild of the ivtv Xorg driver was needed, but
>> > > has failed.
>> I now have a patch for this which I'm currently testing with different
>> server versions. I suspect there have been other minor changes prior to
>> the 1.13 release, since I've already fixed an issue with my current 1.12
>> install where the driver will build, but not run.
> I have committed Ian's patch to the trunk of the SVN repo at
> $ svn co http://ivtvdriver.org/svn/xf86-video-ivtv/trunk xf86-video-ivtv/trunk
> I have not tested Ian's patch, but I don't want to be a bottleneck
> sitting on it. Please test and report back.
> BTW, I am not averse to having the SVN repo converted to git and hosted
> at freedesktop.org (where it may get little more love when the X ABI or
> API changes). I just haven't had the time to even do that. :(
The build has succeeded for f18, thx to the Ian patch:
It will hit the repo in a day or two.
I've also made a scratch build for f17:
(it will not be made into the repo for now).
I will update an official build when the 1.2.0 final will be tagged.
FYI I haven't made runtime test yet, specially as I don't have the
About freedesktop git, you could submit a request using their bugzilla:
Thx for your help.
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