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Re: [linrad] Still problems svga

My experience is that I could not get svgalib-1.9.x to work, but
svgalib-1.4.3  would work.

Good luck,

Sigurd, KJ1K

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Richard Hosking" <richardh@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <linrad@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, February 29, 2004 5:56 AM
Subject: [linrad] Still problems svga

> I am still struggling to get svga installed
> I have tried svgalib-1.4.3 and svgalib-1.9.18
> gcc seems to generate various errors when it includes various files from
> the kernel and main.o will not compile.
> I have tried this on Mandrake 9.2 and RH9.0 and two different machines -
> kernel 2.4.22 and 2.4.20
> Also there was a linker error - ldconfig in the makefile was not
> Has anyone done svga with these latest distros? I am thinking that there
> may have been kernel changes since the last version of svga
> I could go back to RH 8.0 or even 7.2 if necessary, but this will be a
> hassle
> Thanks for your patience - at least I am learning something about the
> nuts and bolts of Linux!
> Richard