Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: "Stephen P. Becker" <geoman@g.o>
To: Ettore Salvi <ettoresalvi@×××××.it>
Cc: gentoo <gentoo-desktop@l.g.o>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] I: failure notice
Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2004 17:48:56
In Reply to: [gentoo-desktop] I: failure notice by Ettore Salvi
Ettore Salvi wrote:
> > Hello, > when i try to install xfree i receive this message: > > #emerge xfree > Error: x11-base/xorg-x11 package conflicts with another package, both can't > be > installed on the same system together. Please use 'emerge --pretend to > dtermine blockers. > > someone can help me, please? > > Ciao Ettore.
That means you have xorg-x11 already installed on your system. Xfree and xorg-x11 conflict with each other. Why are you trying to install xfree anyway? Before long, it won't be in portage anymore. Steve -- gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list