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New XFree86-4.1.0-0.9.10 release available



A new test release of XFree86 (XFree86-4.1.0-0.9.10) is now
available for Red Hat Linux beta testers, developers, and other
users.

This release has been made in order to test bug fixes, and other
updates and enhancements, etc. that have been applied to the XFree86
packages since the last public release.

Some changes include:
* Thu Aug  2 2001 Mike A. Harris <mharris redhat com> 4.1.0-0.9.10
- Added custom Red Hat XftConfig to fix AA font problems (#49937)
- Added RPM_BUILD_ROOT to ia64 libxrx removal
 
* Tue Jul 31 2001 Mike A. Harris <mharris redhat com> 4.1.0-0.9.9
- Enabled "HasLinuxInput YES" to force wacom driver to get built with USB
  support with 2.4 kernel.  Fixes bug (#50453).
 
* Mon Jul 30 2001 Mike A. Harris <mharris redhat com>
- Attempted fix for (#50043) -frame option ignored when -id 
  option used on xwd  (XFree86-4.1.0-xwd-frame-option.patch)
- Made XF86Config-4 outside ifnarch s390 as Bero claims s390 uses it.
 
* Thu Jul 26 2001 Mike A. Harris <mharris redhat com> 4.1.0-0.9.8
- Added improved X startup messages for debugging purposes
- Updated patch148 from ATI plus 2 minor buildfixes
 
* Wed Jul 25 2001 Mike A. Harris <mharris redhat com> 4.1.0-0.9.7
- Added XFree86-4.1.0-libXfont-put-eof.patch to fix bug (#48830) where
  the 100dpi/75dpi helvBO12.pcf.gz fonts were getting munged.
- Added XFree86-4.1.0-twm-coredumpfix.patch to fix (#49674)
- Added XFree86-4.1.0-cirrus-foobaroo-fix.patch from Egbert Eich to attempt
  to fix the Cirrus Logic problems.
- Fix libxrx problem on ia64 (#49990) by removing libxrx from non-x86/alpha 


Disclaimer:  This release is an unofficial unsupported "test" release
which should not be used on critical production systems or systems 
containing important data.  Use these software packages completely
at your own risk.

If you experience any problems with this release, please fill out
a complete bug report against the "XFree86" component of "Rawhide"
using the Red Hat bugzilla bug tracking system located at:

        http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla

Be sure to attach to the bugzilla report a full copy of your XFree86
configuration file /etc/X11/XF86config-4, as well as any XFree86 
error logs from /var/log/XFree86.?.log as this will help speed up the
troubleshooting process.

Also, to avoid duplication of effort, please be sure to query the 
bugzilla database first to make sure the problem has not been 
reported by someone else already.  If you do find a report similar
to the problem you are having, please add information to that report
rather than filing a new bug report.

DO *NOT* SEND BUG REPORTS IN VIA EMAIL - they will most likely be
deleted and ignored.  Due to the volume of email received, as well as
many other factors, it is not possible to handle email bug reports in
a unified and organized manner, which is why bugzilla has been put in
place.

If a bug is important to you, please take the time to fill out a 
proper bug report if you'd like the problem addressed.  The idea here
is to "Help us to help you."  Remember: "If it is not in bugzilla, 
it is not a bug."

That said, the new test packages are available, as always, on my
personal public ftp space located at:

        ftp://people.redhat.com/mharris/testing

Thanks for your participation in our development process!

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OS Systems Engineer             190 Pittsburgh Ave., Sault Ste. Marie,
XFree86 maintainer              Ontario, Canada, P6C 5B3
Red Hat Inc.                    Phone: (705)949-2136
http://www.redhat.com           ftp://people.redhat.com/mharris

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