Using Gnome ...

David Walker davidianwalker at
Tue Jan 17 16:59:32 UTC 2012

Thanks to all the quick and helpful replies.

Getting the low hanging fruit out of the way first ...

On 18/01/2012, Warren Block <wblock at> wrote:
> At least some of the desktop environments don't actually depend on X, so
> it may not have even been installed.  'pkg_info -Ix xorg-server' should
> show xorg-server installed.  Otherwise, 'pkg_add -r xorg' is needed.

# pkg_info -x xorg-server
pkg_info: no packages match pattern(s)


BTW, a couple of the mirrors don't "represent" - 404  ...
Listed here:

Best wishes.

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