I've just pulled xorg from git and compiled it and it runs great...
So imho Desperate Dodo is not so desperate Only thing is, during compile you have more lines with warnings than lines in your docs but compiling went without any errors... Just keep it up...
[combuster@vostro bin]$ ./Xorg -version
This is a pre-release version of the X server from The X.Org Foundation.
It is not supported in any way.
Bugs may be filed in the bugzilla at http://bugs.freedesktop.org/.
Select the "xorg" product for bugs you find in this release.
Before reporting bugs in pre-release versions please check the
latest version in the X.Org Foundation git repository.
See http://wiki.x.org/wiki/GitPage for git access instructions.
X.Org X Server 188.8.131.521 (1.7.0 RC 1)
Release Date: (unreleased)
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0
Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.31-DELL x86_64
Current Operating System: Linux vostro 2.6.31-DELL #1 SMP PREEMPT Thu Sep 10 09:39:12 CEST 2009 x86_64
Kernel command line: root=/dev/disk/by-uuid/3e92ef55-6568-4851-abd7-449728a2a878 ro
Build Date: 16 September 2009 09:50:10AM
Current version of pixman: 0.17.1
Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org
to make sure that you have the latest version.