amd64/87748: can't initialize X

Peter Wemm peter at
Sat Oct 22 11:20:20 PDT 2005

The following reply was made to PR amd64/87748; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Peter Wemm <peter at>
To: "C.W.Hann" <cwhann at>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at
Subject: Re: amd64/87748: can't initialize X
Date: Sat, 22 Oct 2005 11:12:07 -0700

 On Thursday 20 October 2005 12:19 pm, C.W.Hann wrote:
 > Fatal server error:
 > xf86EnableIO: Failed to open /dev/io for extended I/O
 You need to add 'device mem' and 'device io' to your kernel 
 configuration and recompile.
 Peter Wemm - peter at; peter at; peter at
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