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From: Philip Webb <purslow@××××××××.net>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: a virtual advantage ?
Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2011 18:26:15
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Re: a virtual advantage ? by Nikos Chantziaras
110626 Nikos Chantziaras wrote:
> 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. > it gives you an actual command that will emerge all x11-drivers/*.
Yes, but it's not precise enough : root:534 xorg-server> qlist -I -C x11-drivers/ x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers x11-drivers/xf86-input-evdev x11-drivers/xf86-video-nv x11-drivers/xf86-video-vesa The only one I needed to remerge is the 2nd in the list. -- ========================,,============================================ SUPPORT ___________//___, Philip Webb ELECTRIC /] [] [] [] [] []| Cities Centre, University of Toronto TRANSIT `-O----------O---' purslowatchassdotutorontodotca


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[gentoo-dev] Re: a virtual advantage ? Nikos Chantziaras <realnc@×××××.de>