7.2-release and xorg

Chris Whitehouse cwhiteh at onetel.com
Sun May 10 19:56:05 UTC 2009

firak jotawski wrote:
> hi sirs,
> apologized me for disturbing the list but i really have problem, X -config /root/xorg.conf.new produce a black screen and die.
> i attached my machine uname -a, my xorg packages installed, X -configure output and its' configuration file.
> any helps anf hints would highly appreciated.
> with best regards,
> psr
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# Xorg -config xorg.conf.new

Starting with Xorg 7.4 and above, this test produces a black screen 
which may make it difficult to diagnose whether X11 is working properly. 
The older behavior is still available by using the retro option:

# Xorg -config xorg.conf.new -retro


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