Xorg - how can I configure this thing??
glen.j.barber at gmail.com
Thu Jul 9 20:44:18 UTC 2009
On Thu, Jul 9, 2009 at 4:23 PM, herbs<herbert.raimund at gmx.net> wrote:
> Hi Daemons,
> I am stuck with a fresh installation, FreeBSD 7.2 with the usual X Server environment..
> Usually I invoke xorgconfig to set up the hardware I have, like mouse
> driver, monitor frequency, resolution and so on.
> The new X server 1.6.0 seems to have some sort of autoconfig. I compiled
> the /usr/ports/X11-wm/fluxbox - it installs the X Server with Fluxbox.
> Then I type startx.
> The twm windowmanager shows up, but accepts no input. Mousepointer
> stuck, no key input.
> I cannot even create a /etx/X11/xorg.conf file by invoking ./xorgconfig ..
> What am I doing wrong? Can anybody give me a hint in the right
Run 'X -configure' then add this to the end:
option "AutoAddDevices" "off"
option "AllowEmptyInput" "off"
You can test with 'X -config /root/xorg.conf.new'
If it works, copy /root/xorg.conf.new to /etc/X11/xorg.conf
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