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From: Nikos Chantziaras <realnc@×××××.de>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: a virtual advantage ?
Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2011 16:09:15
Message-Id: iu7lhh$24n$
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] a virtual advantage ? by Philip Webb
On 06/26/2011 06:54 PM, Philip Webb wrote:
> Yesterday, I upgraded 'xorg-drivers' to the latest stable 1.10 > & then found upon rebooting that X failed to recognise the keyboard. > Yes, it's happened before& I was not surprised: > I had to switch the machine off, reboot, login as root > -- experience long ago made me avoid booting directly into a GUI -- > & recompile 'xf86-input-evdev', after which everything returned to normal. > Yes, there's a warning after the new 'xorg-drivers' has been installed, > but I wasn't sure exactly which pkg(s) needed remerging, so took the chance.
Hmm? AFAIK, it gives you an actual command that will emerge all x11-drivers/*. So can you not be sure which pkgs need remerging?


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Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: a virtual advantage ? Philip Webb <purslow@××××××××.net>