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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I installed an old linux distribution and i'm having troubles with the XFree86 server.
The thing is, when i run XF86Setup, X server and windows actually works, because i can get the graphical configuration screen, but when i'm "done" and save the changes to the config file... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: semash!
My goal is to open a window in the X-server and plot a series of pixels. However, I find many examples I have tried to draw to a window fail and the window remains blank. Therefore, I am here requesting information. I do not know c, and am a beginner. Currently, I am using a mix-match of code,... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Alux
i have a S3 Trio64V+ card. I installed last release of XFree under FreeBSD
I do xf86config, but when i try startx i have this error:
XFree86 Version 4.5.0
Release Date: 16 March 2005
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0
Build Operating System: FreeBSD... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jamesf
i installed FreeBSD 5.x on a box with a video card Diamond SpeedStar A90 and a Fujitsu Siemens Monitor B772-1
when i do "startx" it gives me something like this:
fatal error: no devices detected
no screen detected
i'm lost...i don't know what to... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: hmaiida
Hi to all!
I'm very novice in Unix/Linux.
I installed FreeBSD 4.10 in my pentium II 450mhz 64MB 4.300GB
more than 5 times and the error continues...
In the line mode i type "startx" (to enter in X)...but show me a message :
FATAL SERVER ERROR
NO SCREENS FOUND
X CONNECTION TO :0.0... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: israel
6. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
X.Org just released a new version of their X (X11R6.7). Besides Liscense stuff, what is better about X.org then XFree? What is better about XFree then X.org?
Also: Will my fglrx (ATI) or nvidia drivers (designed for XFree86 4.3) work on X.org? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: punkrockguy318
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i am currently trying to compile XFree86 under redhat 7.3. i am used to ./configure make make install, but i know that xfree86 is very different. what are the basic steps for building it. i already have read the documentation, but it wasn't of much help. it was erroring out on the imake. i don't... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: choasforages
8. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
I will ask similiar to my previous post.
Have anyone successfully install XFree86 ver. 4.2
on FREEBSD 4.5 from scratch ???
If U do, please provide step by step how U do it.
Do U use graphic user interface to setup the hardware
configuration or DOS configuration ?
I... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: helpme2
So where do we post questions about developing for X? Or do we just not do that here? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Gekko
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've been trying to configure XFree86, and the first times that I have, it will only run at 320x? resolution.. I have an ATI card, and I've tried using the /stand/sysinstall graphical configuration method, and I've tried xf86config as well, both render the same results. that was before i... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: adn