Aug 302012
 

It seems that VMware released a new major version and they fixed, again, things addressed by the previous patches only there (asking so people to buy a new version again, in case of workstation). So all the previous patches are not needed for these anymore on newer kernel, except one little patch provided here. It [...]

Jun 042012
 

Seems this time vmware didn’t give problems, instead it was virtualbox. It seems do_mmap was removed in this commit (and related ones) causing this: /tmp/vbox.0/r0drv/linux/memobj-r0drv-linux.c: In function ‘rtR0MemObjLinuxDoMmap’: /tmp/vbox.0/r0drv/linux/memobj-r0drv-linux.c:1150:9: error: implicit declaration of function ‘do_mmap’ make[2]: *** [/tmp/vbox.0/r0drv/linux/memobj-r0drv-linux.o] Error 1 Adding this piece of code at the top of the file with the error (it [...]

May 062012
 

Here it is the usual log of the meet the devs of planeshift. This one of 6 may 2012. ================================================ dom 06-mag-2012 18:00:57 Weltall ———————————————— (18:00:57) Weltall dice: for those who wish to ask questions please make a line behind the stalls in front of me (18:01:29) Weltall dice: As for some updates. Magic resistance [...]

Apr 162012
 

Here are the two Meet the devs events logs of april. Enjoy! 1 April 2012 ================================================ Sun 01-Apr-2012 18:01:10 Weltall ———————————————— (18:01:10) Zarre says: Climbing on bookcases, Henik? (18:01:21) Henik says: I love to read (18:01:32) Weltall says: hi and welcome (18:01:34) Arcon says: more that to drink beer? (18:01:42) Nahyana says: Can I hop [...]

Apr 012012
 

UPDATE1: as noted in the comments, and as now I had the chance to test it, I’ve removed some useless includes from the patch Seems the drivers broke again with 3.4.0-rc1. According to git logs it seems someone dissected the asm/system.h header in several subfiles 3 days ago (so cannot really blame nvidia for this [...]

Mar 042012
 

Looks like I didn’t post the new meet the devs since a while, so here it is the last ones for these two months. Enjoy. 18 march 2012: ================================================ Sun 18-Mar-2012 22:02:58 Weltall ———————————————— (22:02:58) Karzela says: hello (22:02:59) Tuux says: it have a lot of plepoles it’s cool (22:03:03) Jecewie says: Drjack is a [...]

Jan 262012
 

And as usual the second meet the devs of January of planeshift. As a side note I’ve updated the builds for those interested and will probably make another build round soon (with an updated crystal space which starts to support GLSL) ================================================ dom 22-gen-2012 22:01:04 Weltall ———————————————— (22:01:04) Drjack dice: hi Tuux (22:01:18) Tuux dice: [...]

Jan 202012
 

UPDATE: I’ve added a simple bash script which does the first way. Just pass to it the installer name and the arguments you would pass normally. For example in my case I would just do ./nvidiafixandrun.sh ./NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-295.09.run -K –kernel-name=3.3.0-rc1-custom or if you are doing a full install in the current kernel you would just do [...]