Problem With PoEdit

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Mon Dec 17 07:48:07 PST 2007

"Victor Subervi" <victorsubervi at> writes:

> I've never used X before...grown to love the command line ;) I didn't have X
> cranked up...don't even know how to do that. I just entered "poedit" at the
> command line and assumed X would kick in. Should I start X? How?

See the FreeBSD Handbook section titled "The X Window System" for
details, but you can probably type "xinit" (to start X) and then type
"poedit" in a terminal window that will (probably) be started for you.

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