Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

XGL and Xen Can Mix on a T61p

Dec 26, 2007, 01:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ross Brunson)

[ Thanks to Ross Brunson for this link. ]

"I write this post from my cube-spinning phenom of a laptop, my Lenovo T61p. Owing to its newness, there were a few hiccups configuring SLED 10 SP1. One that caused no small annoyance was getting X working when running the Xen kernel. I tried all kinds of sax2 command line permutations to get even a basic VESA frame buffer configuration working... all to no avail :(. Thanks to a few wikis at opensuse.org and some great pointers from some fellow geeks, I'm able to use the Nvida driver with the Xen kernel... wait for it, with XGL enabled!

Complete Story

Related Stories: