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Old 25th December 2017
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Originally Posted by dchmelik View Post
When do you think NetBSD may have (stable version) support for Intel Skylake APUs (CPU with GPU) for their GPUs?
I try (skylake pentium G4400) ... and I'm about to give up:

- My machine has an i219 phy which the developer can't complete https://mail-index.netbsd.org/tech-n...msg006094.html. I don't know how close this is phy is tied to skylake in generall. For now, I reuse an old NE2000 10Mb/s card from the attic.

- I'm not sure about the best cpu flags for pkgsrc. The pkgsrc guide https://www.netbsd.org/docs/pkgsrc/configuring.html suggests to consult devel/cpuflags. This program suggests -march=native which is only supported by gcc on linux.

- the intel xorg driver does not detect my cpu's HD510 chipset
Code:
[10909.085] (II) intel: Driver for Intel(R) Integrated Graphics Chipsets:
        i810, i810-dc100, i810e, i815, i830M, 845G, 854, 852GM/855GM, 865G,
        915G, E7221 (i915), 915GM, 945G, 945GM, 945GME, Pineview GM,
        Pineview G, 965G, G35, 965Q, 946GZ, 965GM, 965GME/GLE, G33, Q35, Q33,
        GM45, 4 Series, G45/G43, Q45/Q43, G41, B43
[ 10909.085] (II) intel: Driver for Intel(R) HD Graphics: 2000-6000
[ 10909.085] (II) intel: Driver for Intel(R) Iris(TM) Graphics: 5100, 6100
[ 10909.085] (II) intel: Driver for Intel(R) Iris(TM) Pro Graphics: 5200, 6200, P6300
[ 10909.085] (--) Using wscons driver on /dev/ttyE4 in pcvt compatibility mode (version 3.32)
[ 10909.112] (EE) No devices detected.
[ 10909.112] (EE) 
Fatal server error:
[ 10909.112] (EE) no screens found(EE)
I tried netbsd 8's snapshot with its xserver as well as the modular x server from pkgsrc-2017Q3.

Perhaps I need some intel binary blobs https://hardware.slashdot.org/story/...g-binary-blobs?

Anyone had more luck?
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