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On Fri, 22 May 2009, Mark Knecht wrote:
> Are there any known issues setting up X with xorgconfig on a older
> Mac Mini? I've done it more or less like I do on my x86 machines. I
> can use startx and see things (xterm, xclock, etc.) in 'top' but I
> only get a black screen. There are no error messages in the X log
> file. I've tried two monitors. Same results on both.
> In make.cong I've got VIDEO_CARDS="radeon fbdev".
> What about hal? Is that only x86?
> Maybe someone with a similar first round Mac Mini has a known-good
> config file?
> I'm really a noob on this platform, but have used Gentoo for quite
> awhile. I'm not sure what info to provide so let me know what you need
> and I'll get it quickly.
I have a similar problem.
I did have XFCE running quite happily on an old G3 (Blue&White) PowerMac,
but the recent X server upgrades have borked that up completely. Ive
followed the upgrade guides without getting anywhere. Im looking for a X
config file too.
Doesn't seem to be much traffic on this list though...