Fresh Installation Of FreeBSD 11.2--Mate Not Working Properly
freebsd at edvax.de
Sun Dec 2 23:48:31 UTC 2018
On Sun, 2 Dec 2018 22:51:30 +0000, B J wrote:
> > Nothing, that is the correct behaviour. In order to get
> > a window manager or desktop environment, just install it. ;-)
> > Further details:
> > https://www.freebsd.org/doc/handbook/x-config.html
> I can't get a proper display when I run:
> xinit mate-session
You should initalize ~/.xinitrc properly, then "startx" will
be fully sufficient. For example, in case of MATE, the line
should do the trick. When the mate-session program exits, the
X server will shut down as intended.
> I get the following message:
> scfb trace: probe start
> scfb trace: probe done
> failed to set mtrr: Invalid argument
> xinit: connection to X server lost
> waiting for X server to shut down failed to unset mtrr: No such file
> or directory (II)
> Server terminated successfully (0).
> Closing log file.
> Is this a serious problem? If so, how can I fix it? Thanks.
Looks a bit suspicious, but could be due to missing startup file.
Check /var/log/Xorg.0.log for "EE" lines which indicate errors.
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