Is xorg-server-1.7.3 necessary to modify to suit FreeBSD?

Alan Coopersmith Alan.Coopersmith at Sun.COM
Wed Dec 23 00:06:02 PST 2009

Sagara Wijetunga wrote:
> Xorg -config
> Console goes blank and does not respond but system functions well.

That's what happens when you run Xorg with no apps - the screen is
filled with black and the cursor made invisible until you give it
something to draw.

Run startx to get some apps with it, or add the -retro flag if you
want the reassurance of the old grey weave on your empty client-less

	-Alan Coopersmith-           alan.coopersmith at
	 Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

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