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From: 320095285153-0001@... (Achim Gottinger)
Subject: Re: XFree86 problem
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2001 11:17:50 +0100
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
>
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-- Morgan Christiansson
Re: XFree86 problem
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