DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2009-09
re: 2.4 install / xorgconfig
Hi all ---
Having recently installed DragonFlyBSD version 2.2.1 two weeks ago, i
opted to re-install 2.4 instead of upgrading on an older laptop. Well
the GOTHCHA here is that DragonFly_2.4's Xorg no longer includes the
I probably missed any notifications about xorgconfig being omitted from
the current Xorg 7.5, but I think it would be useful to give the user
the option of installing (the) previous version of Xorg which has the
There are so many older hardware configurations that don't get detected
right by using Xorg -configure....I just can't understand what the Xorg
folks were thinking when they abandoned xorgconfig.
It's been a long, long time since I've edited an xorg.conf by hand, and
I frankly was never much good at it... It could save plenty of agony if
we warn/inform those moving to the new 2.4 environs.
Austin, TX USA