Page MenuHomeFreeBSD

x11-servers/xorg-server: Restore FIXDRM as an off-by-default knob

Authored by jrm on Feb 25 2020, 2:54 PM.



This is a workaround for a problem with certain systems [1] after
x11-servers/xorg-server was upgraded to 1.20.7. Other workarounds are
described in PR 244306.

These systems have been reported to have problems:
Sandy Bridge
Ivy Bridge
Kaby Lake

  • Don't forget to add Approved by: and Differential Revision: **

PR: 244306
Submitted by: wulf
Reported by:

Diff Detail

rP FreeBSD ports repository
Automatic diff as part of commit; lint not applicable.
Automatic diff as part of commit; unit tests not applicable.

Event Timeline

Add a note in pkg-message about workaround

zeising added a subscriber: zeising.

Please leave the FIXDRM option off for now, we might want to enable it in the future, but would like some more time to figure out what's going on.
There is no need to bump portrevision I think, since the default package stays the same.

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Feb 25 2020, 5:28 PM