xfce4/xorg problem amd64

Sandra Kachelmann s.kachelmann at googlemail.com
Thu May 20 06:51:10 UTC 2010

On Wed, May 19, 2010 at 6:13 PM, Gary Jennejohn
<gljennjohn at googlemail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 19 May 2010 15:56:05 +0200
> Sandra Kachelmann <s.kachelmann at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> Since the xorg update my xfce4 desktop has become unusable. I always
>> get the error message below. I even setup FreeBSD 8.0-RELEASE from
>> scratch, updated to 8.0-STABLE, installed xorg and xfce4 with default
>> settings:
>> $ portinstall --batch /usr/ports/x11/xorg /usr/ports/x11-wm/xfce4
> portinstall?  What's that?

portinstall is part of ports-mgmt/portupgrade THE ports management
tool way back in time when portmaster wasn't around :-)

> You could try adding --enable-checks=no to CONFIGURE_ARGS in
> /usr/ports/devel/dbus/Makefile and reinstalling dbus.  This
> option disables all the safety checks which are being triggered.
> Might help.

Thanks, I tried that. Unfortunately it didn't help.

I wonder if the upcomming xfce 4.6.2 release is going to fix this.


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