X4 upgrade problem

'Mike' Michal Palczewski mpalczew at u.washington.edu
Thu Feb 8 10:33:49 PST 2001

Try running XFree86 -configure
See if that helps


On Thu, 8 Feb 2001, Andrew Shinn wrote:

> Has anyone on the list gone recently from the debian stable to the new

> testing release? Getting a bit ahead of myself (and greedy to see

> changes), I decided to do this (novice that I am). Anyway, in doing

> so I was upgraded to X4 and I just CAN'T get it configured properly.

> XF86Setup can't get itself going, nor can the new config tools, so

> I've been trying with xf86config. No go. I just get a really messed

> up wobbly screen with a 1" square for a mouse pointer. Now, I had X

> properly configured before (I had done it myself when I first

> installed debian on this box), and it was never a problem. Anyone

> have similar experiences or some hints?


> --Drew


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