On Tue, Jan 18, 2011 at 04:38:33AM -0800, Tissio Fechine wrote:
> Intel HD graphics became supported in the 4.8 release, as well as GEM..
> But isn't KMS required so that Intel HD and GEM can work? Can someone explain
> the situation?
GEM per se doesn't require KMS.
oga@ has backported the code to support HD graphics to the last
pre-KMS version of the intel driver.
So OpenBSD's intel driver is a bit more than 2.13.0 in term of
hardware support, and allows us to wait until we have a working KMS
implementation on OpenBSD.