Xorg or XFree86?

Andrey Kuleshov a_cool77 at tut.by
Mon Jul 2 00:56:21 PDT 2007


> Hi, I've just finished LFS-6.2 and I'm wondering which X server to use?
> Is there any real difference or advantages to using one over the other?


Yes, it is. Use Xorg. It is dificult to build, but it is much newer. XFree86 
is too old. And one big problem - some applications like KOffice use api from 
Xorg and fails to compile on XFree86...



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