X.org did not get installed

Jeremy Messenger mezz.freebsd at gmail.com
Thu Mar 10 02:26:32 UTC 2011

On Wed, Mar 9, 2011 at 7:06 PM, Open Slate Project <osp at aloha.com> wrote:
> The last two times I installed x11/gnome2 I did not have X. Is that normal? I use:

Yes, it's normal as GNOME only pull X libraries. You need to install
it (x11/xorg) by yourself. Because not everyone need the X server as
some might only need client or whatever.


> make -DBATCH install clean
> Could the batch mode cause that? Since this was a fresh 8.2 I assumed the gnome2 port would pull in X.
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