FreeBSD 4.7

Emanuel Strobl emanuel.strobl at
Sun Jan 23 01:49:59 PST 2005

Am Sonntag, 23. Januar 2005 10:31 schrieb agent0013:
> Hello, i'm a very very newbie in FreeBSD, so i tried to install it and
> start the X windows system, but when I type "startx" the screen stays
> black, how can i do to laucnh it correctely ? thanks for you answer.

Why FreeBSD 4.7? If you want to stay with 4 try out 4.11 (RC2). For newer 
Hardware and desktop systems I'd recommend 5.3.

Anyhow, have a look in the handbook, there is too few information to help you, 
you have to read some basics. They are available in fench also:


> PS: I'm french and i can't speak a very good english. So, can you answer to
> me very simply or in french please ?
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