FreeBSD Port: xorg-7.3_1
antik at pcbsd.org
Thu Mar 6 21:01:31 UTC 2008
On Thursday 06 March 2008 21:45:22 Laurent Grangeau wrote:
> Hi there !
> I've been using FreeBSD now for 4 months and it's a great OS. But is there
> a way to install minimal Xorg server without installing the meta-port (and
> thus, without all of the drivers) ?
> I'm using portinstall as the installer and I've been able to install
> completely xorg-xserver and nvidia-driver until now, but I'm not able tu
> launch the "startx" script. Where is that damned script (I mean, in which
> package) ?
> I'm running minimal install of FreeBSD 7.0.
You can manually disable parts that would be installed in Makefile per port.
For example remove all type1 (really ugly adobe) fonts dependency lines from
x11-fonts/xorg-fonts and then you can install xorg metaport without worrying
about those craptastic fonts anymore. Less dependencies, less fuss.
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