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From: 320095285153-0001@t-online.de (Achim Gottinger)
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] XFree86 problem
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2001 10:06:08
Message-Id: 3A5D884E.E2738C5E@gottinger.de
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] XFree86 problem by Morgan Christiansson
Morgan Christiansson wrote:

> I found a nice tool called 'xf86cfg', a graphical XFree86-4 > configuration tool, http://www.xfree86.org/4.0.2/xf86cfg.1.html . > > But id didn't work and there were some error's about font's. >
Did you try XFree86 -configure ?
> > Is there any way to make this tool work? I'll try the good ol' > 'xf86config' too. > > But not today, cya later.. > > Morgan Christiansson wrote: > > > Hi, when installing gentoolinux rc3 i downloaded all of them bunzip'd > > and un-tar'd them all onto an ext2 partition and configured as on the page. > > > > To get XFree4 working i copied my RedHat 7 configuration file to > > /etc/X11/XF86Config-4. It didn't find it but that's not important now > > cause i specified with "startx -- -xf86config /etc/X11/XF86Config-4" > > > > Well, at first it boot's up nice but after the mode switches and the > > black&white checked background is supposed to show up it just shows a > > black screen (but it's not powersave mode). Has anyone else experienced > > this? > > > > I'm attaching /var/log/XFree86.0.log so you can see what happens. No > > error's at the end. > > > > I'm using a Creative GeForce 256. > > > > I'd love to send you /var/log/XFree86.0.log but it got overwritten with > > a "No screens found" error :( > > > > Problably this is a XFree problem so i'll check the xfree86.org page for > > more info. > > -- > Morgan Christiansson > > _______________________________________________ > gentoo-dev mailing list > gentoo-dev@g.o > http://www.gentoo.org/mailman/listinfo/gentoo-dev