dsynth updates

There’s been a number of updates to dsynth(1), the DragonFly package-building tool.  This won’t matter much unless you like building the entire ports collection at once, but it is interesting to see how resource-intensive chromium building …

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amdgpu support in DragonFly

The amdgpu driver, equivalent to Linux 4.19, has been committed along with supporting changes in ttm.  Credit goes to Sergey Zigachev, Francois Tigeot, and Matthew Dillon for the work.  The module is now built by default in bleeding edge DragonFly.   N…