1.313. xorg-x11-drv-xgi

A new xorg-x11-drv-xgi package, and an updated xorg-x11-drivers package that fixes a bug and adds an enhancement, are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
The new xorg-x11-drv-xgi package contains a video driver for XGI Z-series graphics chips for the X.Org implementation of the X Window System.
The xorg-x11-drivers package contains all of the individual X.Org drivers, to allow installation of all drivers at once, without having to track which individual drivers are present on each architecture.
This enhancement update adds the xorg-x11-drv-xgi package to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. The xorg-x11-drv-xgi package has been introduced to provide support for XGI Z7, Z9, and Z11 series chips. This new package adds native support for these chips, including native video mode setup, 2D acceleration, and hardware cursor support. (BZ#683979)
Bug Fix
BZ#693652
Previously, the X Window System failed to load a module containing a driver for the XGI graphics cards. This bug has been fixed and the module is now properly loaded when generating an xorg.conf configuration file.
Enhancement
BZ#526038, BZ#631738
The driver for XGI Volari Z9s graphics cards has been updated for newer server system support.
All users of XGI graphics cards should install this new package, and upgrade these updated packages, which fix this bug and add this enhancement.
An updated xorg-x11-drv-xgi package that fixes one bug is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
The xorg-x11-drv-xgi package provides a video driver for XGI Z-series graphics chips for the X.Org implementation of the X Window System.
Bug Fix
BZ#730649
Due to a missing XGIPowerSaving() function call in the xgi video driver's source code, a server using XGI Z9-series graphics chipset was not able to recover from power-saving mode. With this update, the XGIPowerSaving() function call has been added and the server now recovers properly.
All users of xorg-x11-drv-xgi are advised to upgrade to this updated package, which fixes this bug.