Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 20th Apr 2008 12:52 UTC, submitted by Michael Larabel
X11, Window Managers Have you ever been annoyed by Linux' lack of a coherent graphical boot process? Graphics hardware causing problems during sleep/wake cycles? Problematic virtual terminal switches? Kernel-based mode-setting, a new feature of Xorg still in heavy development aims to solve many of these problems by moving the mode-setting code from the user-space X driver into the Linux kernel. Phoronix takes a look at this new feature.
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RE: cool
by Xenu on Mon 21st Apr 2008 02:03 UTC in reply to "cool"
Xenu
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2008-03-02

I guess that'll have to wait until next year, unless you download and compile the kernel yourself when the 2.6.28 stable release comes out.

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