XFree86-4 config issue

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Sun Sep 19 06:56:53 PDT 2004

Don't top-post, please.

digish reshamwala <reshamwa at usc.edu> writes:

> After reducing the secure lever I was able to configure the XFree86 by using
> #XFree86 -configure  & then
> #cp XF86Config.new /etc/X11/XF86Config  
> (Copying it in common location where XFree86 can find it)
> But afterthat, whenever I tried to start the X11 using
> #statrx  
> the system simply froze??
> Also when I tried to test the existing configuration by giving
> # XFree86 -xf86config XF86Config.new
> It simply frozes the OS???
> Any idea whats wrong?  Can u please suggest/help asap

Look at the log files (in /var/log) that XFree86 is producing to see
what *it* thinks is happening.

Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area

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