Paharenko Gleb fi1214 at
Mon Mar 31 01:27:56 PST 2003

On Fri, 28 Mar 2003, Aleksey V. Dolya wrote:

> Hello.
> I have problem in configuring XFree86 in FreeBSD 4.7
> I  try  to configure it after installation. I used graphical
> tool and textmode utility too.
> The result is often the same:
> "The  XFree86  configuration  process  seems to have failed.
> Would you like to try again?"
> I  have Sony CPD-E100E Monitor, S3 Savage4 card and standard
> mouse&keyboard.
> Configuration  utility autodetects this hardware and autouse
> reasonable parameters, but it doesn't help.
> Configuring  XFree86  I  parameters  from the document to my
> monitor. But it doesn't help.
> I  try  to  use  params which are worse than my real. But it
> doesn't help.
> Without  XFree  I  can't  use GNOME&KDE in normal resolution
> (only in 200x300).
> I don't know what to do. Help me, please.
> Aleksey.
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Try to look at log file of Xserver
some times X use another config file
see which config it uses in /etc/X11 /usr/local/etc/X11 or
in some different place
the config programs often saves the produced config to
wrong place

		Gleb Paharenko (fi1214 at

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