xorg-server

Description:X.Org X servers
License: MIT
Homepage:https://www.x.org/wiki/
Location:Portage
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  • + - stable
  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
alpha amd64 arm hppa ia64 m68k mips ppc ppc64 s390 sh sparc x86
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USE flags

  • 3dfx - Enable support for Voodoo chipsets, also called as 3DFX and TDFX
  • debug - Enable extra debug codepaths, like asserts and extra output. If you want to get meaningful backtraces see https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Quality_Assurance/Backtraces
  • dmx - Build the Distributed Multiheaded X server
  • doc - Add extra documentation (API, Javadoc, etc). It is recommended to enable per package instead of globally
  • glamor - Enable Glamor OpenGL 2D acceleration
  • hal - Enable Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) support (WARNING: Try to avoid this. Deprecated method of accessing hardware.)
  • input_devices_acecad - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for acecad input devices
  • input_devices_aiptek - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for aiptek input devices
  • input_devices_elographics - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for elographics input devices
  • input_devices_evdev - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for evdev input devices
  • input_devices_fpit - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for fpit input devices
  • input_devices_joystick - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for joystick input devices
  • input_devices_keyboard - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for keyboard input devices
  • input_devices_mouse - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for mouse input devices
  • input_devices_mutouch - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for mutouch input devices
  • input_devices_penmount - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for penmount input devices
  • input_devices_synaptics - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for synaptics input devices
  • input_devices_tslib - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for tslib input devices
  • input_devices_vmmouse - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for vmmouse input devices
  • input_devices_void - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for void/dummy input devices
  • input_devices_wacom - INPUT_DEVICES setting to build driver for wacom input devices
  • ipv6 - Add support for IP version 6
  • kdrive - Build the kdrive X servers
  • libressl - Use dev-libs/libressl as SSL provider (might need ssl USE flag), packages should not depend on this USE flag
  • minimal - Install a very minimal build (disables, for example, plugins, fonts, most drivers, non-critical features)
  • nptl - Enable support for Native POSIX Threads Library, the new threading module (requires linux-2.6 or better usually)
  • sdl - Add support for Simple Direct Layer (media library)
  • selinux - !!internal use only!! Security Enhanced Linux support, this must be set by the selinux profile or breakage will occur
  • static-libs - Build static versions of dynamic libraries as well
  • suid - Enable setuid root program, with potential security risks
  • systemd - Enable use of systemd-specific libraries and features like socket activation or session tracking
  • tslib - Build with tslib support for touchscreen devices
  • udev - Enable virtual/udev integration (device discovery, power and storage device support, etc)
  • unwind - Enable libunwind usage for backtraces
  • video_cards_apm - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for apm video cards
  • video_cards_ark - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for ark video cards
  • video_cards_ast - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for ASpeedTech video cards
  • video_cards_chips - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for chips video cards
  • video_cards_cirrus - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for cirrus video cards
  • video_cards_dummy - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for dummy video cards
  • video_cards_epson - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for epson video cards
  • video_cards_fbdev - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for fbdev video cards
  • video_cards_geode - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for AMD Geode GX and LX video cards
  • video_cards_glint - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for glint video cards
  • video_cards_i128 - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for Number 9 I128 video cards
  • video_cards_i740 - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for Intel i740 video cards
  • video_cards_impact - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for impact video cards
  • video_cards_intel - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for Intel video cards
  • video_cards_mach64 - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for mach64 video cards
  • video_cards_mga - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for mga video cards
  • video_cards_neomagic - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for neomagic video cards
  • video_cards_newport - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for newport video cards
  • video_cards_nv - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for nv video cards
  • video_cards_nvidia - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for nvidia video cards
  • video_cards_r128 - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for ATI r128 video cards
  • video_cards_radeon - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for ATI radeon video cards
  • video_cards_rendition - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for rendition video cards
  • video_cards_s3 - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for s3 video cards
  • video_cards_s3virge - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for s3virge video cards
  • video_cards_savage - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for savage video cards
  • video_cards_siliconmotion - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for siliconmotion video cards
  • video_cards_sis - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for SiS video cards
  • video_cards_sisusb - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for SiS USB video cards
  • video_cards_sunbw2 - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for sunbw2 video cards
  • video_cards_suncg14 - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for suncg14 video cards
  • video_cards_suncg3 - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for suncg3 video cards
  • video_cards_suncg6 - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for suncg6 video cards
  • video_cards_sunffb - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for sunffb video cards
  • video_cards_sunleo - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for sunleo video cards
  • video_cards_suntcx - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for suntcx video cards
  • video_cards_tdfx - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for tdfx video cards
  • video_cards_tga - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for tga video cards
  • video_cards_trident - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for trident video cards
  • video_cards_tseng - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for tseng video cards
  • video_cards_v4l - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for v4l video cards
  • video_cards_vesa - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for vesa video cards
  • video_cards_via - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for via video cards
  • video_cards_virtualbox - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for virtualbox emulation
  • video_cards_vmware - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for vmware video cards
  • video_cards_voodoo - VIDEO_CARDS setting to build driver for voodoo video cards
  • wayland - Enable dev-libs/wayland backend
  • xcsecurity - Build Security extension
  • xephyr - Build the Xephyr server
  • xnest - Build the Xnest server
  • xorg - Build the Xorg X server (HIGHLY RECOMMENDED)
  • xvfb - Build the Xvfb server

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
7 months high X.Org: Multiple vulnerabilities
9 months normal X.Org X Server: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 2 years high X.Org X Server: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 3 years high X.Org X Server: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 5 years high X.Org X Server: Privilege escalation
about 6 years normal X.Org X Server: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 9 years high X.Org X server: Multiple vulnerabilities
almost 10 years high X.Org X server and Xfont library: Multiple vulnerabilities
about 10 years high X.Org X server: Composite local privilege escalation
over 10 years normal X.Org X server: Multiple vulnerabilities
about 11 years high X.org and some X.org libraries: Local privilege escalations

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