blfssvn-20090928 Problems installing Xorg 7.4
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Oct 19 23:09:40 PDT 2009
Trent Shea wrote:
> On Monday 19 October 2009 13:05:27 Guy Dalziel wrote:
>> Thank you, Trent. The problem, however, isn't really the black screen
> I trimmed too much when I quoted - my bad. '-retro' does more than just
> change the background, though.
> A snippet from the Xorg man page:
> Immediately kills the server -- no questions asked.
> This is disabled by default. It can be enabled with the -retro
> command line flag or by setting the DontZap xorg.conf(5) file
> option to a FALSE value
Excellent find. I do believe we need to update the configuration page to specify
X -retro -config ~/xorg.conf.new
And explain that we are using the -retro option to give the C-A-BS capability
and gray background for testing purposes.
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