Probs with FreeBSD 10- Beta/ RC and Xorg

Erich Dollansky erichsfreebsdlist at
Fri Dec 27 22:14:28 UTC 2013


On Fri, 27 Dec 2013 19:18:46 +0100
Lokadamus <lokadamus at> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I've made a clean install with FreeBSD 10.0-Beta1, updatet it to
> Beta2 and run it some weeks.
> Last week i see that RC2 was out and i made an upgrade.
> After that, i can't start xorg.
> For my graphiccard Intel i945GM i get the errormessage (see
> attachment Xorg.0.log-Beta2):
> EE) intel(0): Couldn't allocate video memory
> So i made a new installation with Beta1, install xorg, put hald and
> dbus in rc.conf and can't use
> mouse or keyboard.
> I see that hald isn't running.
> Its missing __bsd_iconvs as a dependency from
> Someone an idea what i can do?

I also did a fresh Install with BETA1 but installed the ports from
source and did not have problems. But I installed hal by hand as it was
not pulled in (if I remember right).

I suggest an upgrade to RC3 via sources and a manual install of the
ports required.

> I think, i will install FreeBSD 9.2

You could face the same problem.


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