I think maybe there is an unnecessary step in xfce-config.xml.
It is: "First, make sure you've setup Xorg as shown in the X Server
If user strictly follow X Server Configuration Howto (
http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/xorg-config.xml ), he would install the whole
xorg-x11 meta package, which is not necessary.
Since xfce4-settings already depends on xorg-server, so just emerge xfce4 would
AFAIK, xfce guide is the only guide which mentions xorg guide among our four
Or, instead of removing this step, how about we change it to "First, please
setup VIDEO_CARDS and INPUT_DEVICES variable correctly as described in X Server
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