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SubjectRe: 2.4.9-ac15 (double entries for DRI cards)
On Wed, 26 Sep 2001 13:48:26 -0400 (EDT), 
Stephen Torri <> wrote:
>In "Character Devices" when configuring the kernel using xconfig there are
>double entries for video cards under Direct Rendering Manager. The
>following cards are reported twice:
>3dfx Banshee/Voodoo3+
>3dlabs GMX 2000
>ATI Rage 128
>ATI Radeon
>Intel I810
>Matrox G200/G400/G450
>They menu is correct when doing menuconfig. They are only reported once.

That is normal with xconfig, it displays all possible options and greys
out the ones that you cannot select. Trivial patch to make it more
obvious what is going on, against 2.4.9-ac15.

Index: 9.42/drivers/char/
--- 9.42/drivers/char/ Sat, 22 Sep 2001 14:41:20 +1000 kaos (linux-2.4/b/c/ 644)
+++ 9.42(w)/drivers/char/ Thu, 27 Sep 2001 12:11:54 +1000 kaos (linux-2.4/b/c/ 644)
@@ -219,8 +219,10 @@ bool 'Direct Rendering Manager (XFree86
if [ "$CONFIG_DRM" = "y" ]; then
bool ' Build drivers for new (XFree 4.1) DRM' CONFIG_DRM_NEW
if [ "$CONFIG_DRM_NEW" = "y" ]; then
+ comment 'DRM 4.1 drivers'
source drivers/char/drm/
+ comment 'DRM 4.0 drivers'
define_bool CONFIG_DRM_OLD y
source drivers/char/drm-4.0/
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