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16.02.2007 09:03

Need to get more sleep - Another bugfix release for the Parhelia driver (v1.4.4.8)


Unofficial Matrox Parhelia drivers I definetly need to get more sleep, 1.4.4.7 was buggy too, according to this posting in the Unofficial Matrox Technical Support Forum. I don't know how I felt this change was correct, but it was simply wrong. I reversed in code what I had in mind and usually this makes it working, but this time my mind was right ;)

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ChangeLog:
  * Unfortunately, I broke 1.4.4.7 for kernel versions before 2.6.18 with
    the change from SA_SHIRQ to IRQF_SHARED (as mentioned in 1.4.4.5).
    Fixed that now, should work again.
  * Added some descriptive text to the V4L installer routine when the driver
    doesn't get installed because it's already installed to better separate
    the outputs from X driver installation and V4L driver installation
Comments added earlier to http://tuxx-home.at/archives/2007/02/16/T09_03_34/index.html:
Guest on 2007-03-02 22:47:34 wrote:
Thx ! mtx 1.4.4.8 x64 working perfect in SUSE_10.2x64
n.wesseling@nowe.nl
Guest on 2007-04-19 17:53:38 wrote:
Hi, I have tried to install this version under my Fedora 6_X86 64.
And I get this Error message.

What can I do ?

Harvey
Harvey186@hotmail.com

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Matrox Linux Driver Install Script
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Installing X server driver for X.org 7.1.0

Installing V4L driver for X.org 7.1.0

Messages are being logged in file /tmp/make.log,
this might take some time.

Compiling mtx.ko ...
ERROR: There has been an error compiling the kernel module.
A log file has been created in the file /tmp/make.log

The program returned an error code (1)
Alexander Griesser on 2007-04-23 23:08:37 wrote:
This issue was handled in the unofficial Matrox Tech
support forum:

http://matrox.tuxx-home.at/

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