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Enlightenment DR17

Early morning Sunday hackery to get enlightenment 0.17 desktop environment running on Fedora Core 3 was a success. This is definitely the coolest graphical environment I have seen so far in any OS environment (except for the Mac OSX). These guys are freaking insane. Where do they get the inspiration for this stuff????? Wow! Wow! […]

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Elegant rollback using cvsup

How did I rollback to Xorg 6.7? Set “*default date=2004.12.23.00.00.00” in cvs-supfile and “portinstall x11-servers/xorg-server”. Then add “'xorg-server-*',” to HOLD_PKGS in pkgtools.conf to prevent accidental upgrades. For all I know, the regression might have been a broken compile with Xorg 6.8. Will try again after Eric Anholt does a revision to the port. Shanker BalanShanker […]

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New Xorg 6.8.1 breaks on Compaq Evo D51S

The new Xorg 6.8.1 which was imported into FreeBSD -CURRENT breaks on my office workstation.Had to rollback xorg-server to 6.7.x and leave the rest of the xorg packages at 6.8.1. I have both the logs saved. Should file a PR with FreeBSD. The previous upgrade from X 4.3 to Xorg 6.7/XFree86 4.4 broke the i810 […]