Can't start X after update SOLVED

Robert traveling08 at
Sun Mar 27 14:34:05 UTC 2011

On Sat, 26 Mar 2011 19:18:48 +0000 (UTC)
naddy at (Christian Weisgerber) wrote:

> Robert <traveling08 at> wrote:
> > I updated the below listed ports on one of my systems today using
> > portmaster. The system is running 9.0 Current updated yesterday.
> > After updating these ports, I am unable to start an XFCE4 session.
> > I get a blank blue screen with a mouse cursor and a blank white
> > task bar. The system is locked up. I cannot even ctl-alt-F2 or even
> > ctl-alt-del.
> Probably a problem with xf86-video-ati 6.14.1.
> Could be this one:

Last evening's portsnap brought down the updated

xf86-video-ati-6.14.1_1 X.Org ati display driver

that included the fix.

Many thanks to all who answered the original post and the contributers
who are always appreciated.


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