Package Details: evdi-git 1.5.0_r2.r0.gdc3c9d6-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/evdi-git.git (read-only)
Package Base: evdi-git
Description: A Linux® kernel module that enables management of multiple screens. Git version.
Upstream URL: https://github.com/DisplayLink/evdi
Licenses: GPL
Conflicts: evdi
Provides: evdi=1.5.0_r2
Submitter: ajs124
Maintainer: severach
Last Packager: severach
Votes: 7
Popularity: 0.366569
First Submitted: 2017-08-10 17:05
Last Updated: 2018-05-01 01:34

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stansvec commented on 2018-03-12 11:19

@menta I can confirm your solutions works. Thanks!

corallus commented on 2018-02-16 08:35

@menta Thanks! Works perfectly. evdi and kernel updates are a real pain in the ass...

menta commented on 2018-02-08 09:52

The following modified PKGBUILD may be used until the bug causing problems with linux 4.15 (https://github.com/DisplayLink/evdi/issues/117) will be fixed upstream: https://pastebin.com/sNZpgYuD

micsnare commented on 2018-02-06 18:03

I'm getting the following error after upgrading the kernel to 4.15.1-2

make[2]: [scripts/Makefile.build:316: /var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/evdi_connector.o] Error 1 make[2]: Waiting for unfinished jobs.... ./tools/objtool/objtool orc generate --no-fp "/var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/.tmp_evdi_drv.o"; ./tools/objtool/objtool orc generate --no-fp "/var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/.tmp_evdi_encoder.o"; if [ "-pg" = "-pg" ]; then if [ /var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/evdi_drv.o != "scripts/mod/empty.o" ]; then ./scripts/recordmcount "/var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/evdi_drv.o"; fi; fi; if [ "-pg" = "-pg" ]; then if [ /var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/evdi_encoder.o != "scripts/mod/empty.o" ]; then ./scripts/recordmcount "/var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/evdi_encoder.o"; fi; fi; ./tools/objtool/objtool orc generate --no-fp "/var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/.tmp_evdi_modeset.o"; if [ "-pg" = "-pg" ]; then if [ /var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/evdi_modeset.o != "scripts/mod/empty.o" ]; then ./scripts/recordmcount "/var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build/evdi_modeset.o"; fi; fi; make[1]: [Makefile:1508: module/var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0.r11.ga73092d/build] Error 2 make[1]: Leaving directory '/usr/lib/modules/4.15.1-2-ARCH/build' make: [Makefile:22: all] Error 2

Please help, I'm no longer able to receive any signal from my monitor anymore.

mar77i commented on 2018-02-01 10:10

For linux 4.15, this change [0] was added to the drm infrastructure. It's fine if you just add a NULL pointer for the new drm_file* second argument to drm_mode_object_find.

You can find that file in /var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.5.0/source/evdi_connector.c once the package is installed.

[0] https://lkml.org/lkml/2017/10/5/28

moparisthebest commented on 2017-11-09 04:02

This needs 'libdrm' added to makedepends to build

chendaniely commented on 2017-10-11 19:02

I'm getting the following error after the recent kernel update to 4.13.5-1

```
Error! echo
Your kernel headers for kernel 4.13.4-1-ARCH cannot be found at
/usr/lib/modules/4.13.4-1-ARCH/build or /usr/lib/modules/4.13.4-1-ARCH/source.
```

PlusMinus commented on 2017-10-11 08:57

@ajs124 could you please change
provides=(evdi)
to
provides=(evdi=$pkgver)

Thanks in advance

grzesuav commented on 2017-10-05 07:01

Anyone have problem building for kernel 4.13.3 ?

dfk commented on 2017-08-22 15:14

I needed to use git+https://github.com/DisplayLink/evdi.git as the source (otherwise the clone would fail).

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