Is xorg-server-1.7.3 necessary to modify to suit FreeBSD?
sagara at tomahawk.com.sg
Wed Dec 23 01:28:52 PST 2009
Alan Coopersmith wrote:
> Sagara Wijetunga wrote:
>> Xorg -config xorg.conf.new
>> 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
Thanks for the info.
Following now shows a grey colour window with X-like cursor:
Xorg -retro -config xorg.conf.new
Following shows a graphical clock on white colour background with green
install -v -m644 ~/xorg.conf.new /etc/X11/xorg.conf
cat > ~/.xinitrc << "EOF"
# Begin .xinitrc file
xclock -g 100x100-0+0 &
Currently the HAL does not run, I'll compile and reinstall those that
are depend on Xorg and let the list know the outcome.
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