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From: Andrew Savchenko <bircoph@g.o>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] xorg 1.20.x not working
Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2019 16:57:41
Message-Id: 20190210195727.13525fa29c4341bd191fbec5@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] xorg 1.20.x not working by Dale
On Sun, 10 Feb 2019 10:21:21 -0600 Dale wrote:
> Andrew Savchenko wrote: > > On Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:18:37 +0800 Bill Kenworthy wrote: > >> Hi, > >> > >> I have a problem with any of the xorg-server 1.20.x series where I can > >> start simple apps like xterm but more complexapps like firefox and > >> thunderbird (for example) hang X with no erros in dmessage, log, > >> Xorg.0.log, .xsession-errors etc.  The mouse can move but no clicks are > >> accepted.  I have also recently run emerge -ep  with the profile upgrade > >> (using 1.19 as I needed to use the system at the time) and a previous > >> rebuild of almost everything with 1.20 installed with no change. > > You need to rebuild all x11-drivers after xorg update. Input > > problems you are describing are likely caused by modules built for > > older xorg version. > > > > Try: > > # emerge -av $(eix -IC x11-drivers --only-names) > > > > Best regards, > > Andrew Savchenko > > Isn't one of these supposed to do that? > > emerge @module-rebuild > > emerge @x11-module-rebuild > > I think the top one is the correct one. 
The top one will rebuild kernel modules. So it has nothing to do with xorg. The bottom one is correct, I just forgot about it. Best regards, Andrew Savchenko

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Re: [gentoo-user] xorg 1.20.x not working John Covici <covici@××××××××××.com>