Xorg upgrade disaster: Xlib: extension "Generic Event Extension"
missing on display ":0.0".
saper at system.pl
Sun Feb 1 13:05:10 PST 2009
O. Hartmann wrote:
> After upgrading one of my FreeBSD 8.0-CUR/amd64 boxes to new xorg-7.4
> and having done hurting recompiling nearly everything/package twice now
> firefox3 still doesn't work properly and hits me when starting with this
> error message:
> Xlib: extension "Generic Event Extension" missing on display ":0.0".
Looks like libraries (Xext among others) already support the XGE extension:
but the current the 1.5 Xorg server does not support and the 1.6 release
is behind schedule a bit:
I keep getting this error after upgrade of X today but everything works
> Then firefox3 freezes forever, showing something like the background or
> pixel remnants of windows/picograms moving over its window.
The firefox problem is unrelated I think to the message above (as
demonstrated later in the thred)
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