FreeBSD Port: xorg-7.3_1

Coleman Kane cokane at
Thu Mar 6 20:27:33 UTC 2008

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.
> Regards,
Do this:

cd /usr/ports/x11-drivers/xorg-drivers
make config
(select the drivers you want installed)
pkg_delete -f xf86-\*
make deinstall clean install

Coleman Kane

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