Re: Installation feedback,X problems
Issakov Michail wrote:
> Hurd was very unstable,before i add swap
> Only the editing of /boot/servers.boot was nessesary for
> swap activation (no fstabs and so on- stange?).
Either works, it doesn't matter.
> ...but X ,...ooooo ,hhhelp, i can see it ,but i cann't use it
> .X works on my mashine only with
> X --allowMouseOpenFail
Wow. That it works at all is surprising for me :)
> I have : downloaded precompiled 188.8.131.52 from ftp.free86.org and
> downloaded precompiled kbd,mouse from Uchiyama`s site (there are also
> pfinet and term do i need them?).
You should not need them anymore.
> But after i put them into /dev ( as written ) i had no X at all. I have
> tried to put then into /hurd and done
> settrans -cg /dev/kbd /hurd/kbd
> (and chmod ,chown) i saw XXXXXXXXXXXXXX for the first time on Hurd. I
> experimented with mouse this way ,but
That's the correct approach.
> it failed. I have on Linux :/dev/psaux and ps2.
> Where could i read more about settrans ,its grammar and behavior? I
> don 't know exactly how to patch hurd -can i read documentation
> somethere (about patch in general too)?
X is not really supported yet. We need to do some more tweaking to the
and GNU Mach char devices. So it is no surprise that you have problems