[ubuntu-x] intel_reg_dumper and intel-gpu-tools in Lucid

Tormod Volden lists.tormod at gmail.com
Wed Feb 24 22:25:02 GMT 2010

On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 10:53 PM, Geir Ove Myhr <gomyhr at gmail.com> wrote:
> We don't have a intel_reg_dumper available in Lucid, since it has been
> moved out of xserver-xorg-video-intel-dbg and into the new version of
> intel-gpu-tools which hasn't made it into a release yet. Would it be

Since Eric now has finished moving all the tools from the DDX tree and
into intel-gpu-tools, it would be suitable to have a new upstream
release, and I have already poked him about it. If it is released
soon, I'll package it for Debian real quick and it can be synced into
Ubuntu with an FFe.

> an idea to update intel-gpu-tools to include the same patches as the
> Karmic version in xorg-edgers? Or maybe even use the latest
> git-snapshot since this is only a debugging tool anyway, so stability
> is not so important as for regular packages?
> I guess for now I can ask people to grab the Karmic version of
> intel-gpu-tools from xorg-edgers...

That should work for testing, but if it can be used for some apport
magic it would be good to have it in main.


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