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Old 05-28-2011, 09:48 AM   #1
WiseDraco
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svgalib_helper with modern slackware ?


hello!
today i try to configure ability to view .jpg from mc (console) using seejpeg , and find, in slack 13.1 not svgalib_helper module.
without it, svgalib not work on my eeepc 900 (915 intel video).
also, i search over google, and also not find any solution, or where i can download svgalib_helper module.
maybe anyone can help me?
 
Old 05-28-2011, 01:26 PM   #2
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hello!
today i try to configure ability to view .jpg from mc (console) using seejpeg , and find, in slack 13.1 not svgalib_helper module.
without it, svgalib not work on my eeepc 900 (915 intel video).
also, i search over google, and also not find any solution, or where i can download svgalib_helper module.
maybe anyone can help me?
I would set NoHelper in /etc/vga/libvga.config instead, and make seejpeg setuid root if you have to. Compiling the helper against a modern kernel is not going to be trivial as it broke quite a few versions back.
 
  


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