issues in XFCE 4.6

Warren Block wblock at
Sun Mar 15 17:00:29 PDT 2009

On Sun, 15 Mar 2009, Keith Seyffarth wrote:

>> cd /usr/ports/x11/xorg
>> make config-recursive
>> (choose configuration for everything)
> Should there have been some kind of user interaction here? A series of
> questions? A screen with boxes to X for different options? What I got
> was:
> # make config-recursive
> ===> Setting user-specified options for xorg-7.4 and dependencies
> #
> It took about 5 minutes, but there was no prompt for input...

Sorry, should have had you do rmconfig-recursive first.  There's a 
bigger problem, though:

>> Instead of waiting for the ports to build, install the package:
>> pkg_add -r xorg
> That's not working either:
> # pkg_add xorg
> pkg_add: can't stat package file 'xorg'
> # pkg_add -r xorg
> Error: FTP Unable to get File unavailable (e.g., file not found, no access) pkg_add: unable to fetch '' by URL

Are you running FreeBSD 6.0?  I don't know if xorg-7.4 will work or even 
build with that.  You may have to upgrade to 7.1-release or -stable 
before going on.

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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