Re: Xorg 7.0 and ATI working!
Christian Schuerer wrote:
I had the problem too, that dpkg-reconfigure didn't write a new config file.
By chance I found out that you have to use the tool called "dexconf":
:~$ dexconf --help
Usage: dexconf [OPTION ...]
write an Xorg X server configuration file based on debconf database values
-h, --help display this usage message and
-o FILE, --output=FILE write configuration file to
This help message is intended only as a quick reference. For a description of
the usage of dexconf, see the dexconf(1) manual page.
Could have saved you a lot of work ;-)
I had the same problem too. I guess it's a bug that only dexconf
produces that file that IMHO should also be adjusted by
The last screen of that command asks
"Write default Files section to configuration file?"
but no config file is ever written.
I finally 'solved' the situation by purging all the xorg stuff and
NB: dexconf's xorg.conf doesn't match my laptop's display resolution of