Archive for the 'FreeBSD' Category

[XORG-DEV] trunk is unstable

( FreeBSD )

Dear All, As I mentioned already in twitter/fb, our xorg-dev/trunk repo is currently completely unstable because we are trying now to get xorg 7.7 RC ready. Our wiki page will be updated soon. Testers and feedback are welcomed, but please make sure you know what you are doing. If you like to discuss with us […]

Please welcome Xorg 7.5.2

( FreeBSD )

The Xorg Team is pleased to announce the next round of Xorg updates. The team created a new flag called WITH_NEW_XORG that users can include in /etc/make.conf. This was created for the intel KMS work being done althouthough It probably works for other chips. Unfortunately, the intel KMS driver will only work on FreeBSD 9(RELENG|STABLE) […]

Why FreeBSD – My Personal view.

Hi, Just a review of myself since i’ve need it for my talk 🙂 I’ve started playing with Linux in 2000/1, and since then I have been switching between Linux and Windows from time to time. By the end of 2001, I switched completely to Linux because I had enough of windows blue screens problem. […]

BSD in Malaysia

( FreeBSD )

Hi. Few days back I’ve met up with Mohd Fazil Azran for a small talk about *BSD at Starbucks coffee. I was interested to know why Malaysian *BSD community is so inactive, and from the discussion, I’d say that the reason is more likely caused by too much of politics in the group, financial issues, […]

[CFT] Xorg Upgrade 7.5.2

( FreeBSD )

The Xorg Team is pleased to announce the next round of Xorg updates. First of all, note that this is experimental, so you really have to know what you’re doing read careful and follow exactly our documentation. We are specifically looking for feedback from Intel, ATI and NVIDIA users, we like to know if we […]

Working on Xorg Stuff!

( FreeBSD )

Hiho… Well I know I haven’t been writing for a long time but there are always reasons behind it :). Lately I have been busy with my job and personal life, but anyway I’m still alive and I have started working on FreeBSD since a while. As stated in the subject, why I’m writing today […]

[Ports] FreeBSD 10 Fixes

( FreeBSD )

FreeBSD 10.0 Ports fixes. Yesterday I have committed a patch to fix mostly all problems under FreeBSD 10. I plan to make 10 exp-run after the 9.0 Release within 2 weeks to poke maintainers and upstream as to ensure that for the 10.0 Release, everything is fixed and we can remove the current workaround. Appreciate all […]

portscout is back ..

( FreeBSD )

Hi, I finally managed to get portscout back on a stable server. I have removed all mail addresses from the old portscout to cleanup all the unused mail addresses. If you are a maintainer and would like to get a mail notification, please drop me a mail using your maintainer mail address and I’ll add […]

Looking for some Build servers..

( FreeBSD )

Hey, I’m looking for some fast Tinderbox build server (i386|amd64) for free, if anyone have them please let me know … – Martin

[ECFT] drm/dri/mesa/xorg-server update [Part 1]

( FreeBSD )

Hi, First of all, note that this is very experimental, so you really have to know what you’re doing. We managed to get drm/dri with the newer xorg-server to work, and we have removed the support for WITHOUT_NOUVEAU. We have just updated the xorg-dev repo: – libdrm -> 2.4.24 – libGL to 7.10.1 – libGLU […]