FreeBSD Port/Distribution Installation
E. J. Cerejo
ej.cerejo at laposte.net
Mon Apr 7 15:58:02 PDT 2003
You need to configure XFfree86 before attepting to run it, run
xf86config to configure and then stype startx.
> On Mon, 7 Apr 2003 23:00:52 +0800, Sukhbinder Singh
> <sukhbinders at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> I downloaded the port, packages and the distributions that I needed.
>> However, I am unable to run these packages. Like for instances, I want to
>> run the X - Windows environment. I am unable to run it. I went to the
>> specific directory for example the XFree86 - 4 directory and typed
>> "make &&
>> make install clean" at the command prompt but however I am unable to
>> get the
>> X - windows environment running.
> If this means ppp is working for you now, that's certainly good news.
> What was the result of trying to build the XFree86-4 port? Was there an
> error message or not? If there was no error, you will next need to
> configure XFree86 for your system. (By the way, 'make install clean'
> will do what you want, without the need of the first 'make.')
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