[SDL] Re: Verified XFree86 bugs

Christian Zander phoenix at minion.de
Fri Apr 7 09:06:15 PDT 2000


In article <E12dNEy-0004zn-00 at roboto.devolution.com>, Sam Lantinga
<slouken at devolution.com> wrote:
>> >This works fine in XFree86 4.0, but XFree86 4.0 isn't binary
>> >compatible with previous X servers.
> 
>> Not binary compatible in what regard? Surely you don't have to
>> recompile clients linked to Xlib? DGA has changed, but is vidmode also
>> different on the protocol level?
> 
> Yes.  Clients built with the pre-4.0 version of the VidMode library will
> not work with 4.0 X servers and vice-versa.

I got a chance to run CivCTP and HeroesIII on X4 with a G200 card, and 
both worked just fine. They just wouldn't go fullscreen ...

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