[ARMedslack] Armedslack on the Efika i.MX515 (ARM Cortex-A8 800MHz)

Ottavio pr0f3ss0r1492 at yahoo.com
Sat Sep 3 16:34:32 UTC 2011

On 3 September 2011 13:26, lee jones <slothpuck at gmail.com> wrote:
> The bad news is X, I'm afraid. From what I'm reading (and I'm not 100% on
> any of this) the mx smartbook needs its down driver called xf86-video-imx
> which would need to be compiled from scratch, though it dosen't provide any
> 2d acceleration for X. Again I'm guessing here but that needs lots of other
> libraries which need to be built (e.g. libz160bin) and other libraries, some
> of which may be propietary(!).
> I'm trying to infer some of this from this post -
> http://www.powerdeveloper.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=1870&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0

I have applied for an account on powerdeveloper.org and yet not
granted one. This is the only think that keeps me from buying the
Genesi smartbook. It's a nice little pet and I would be happy to run
Armedslack in chroot for the time being.


A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
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A: Top-posting.
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