Re: X in Woody: you gotta be fscking kidding!
On Fri, 19 Oct 2001, Dimitri Maziuk wrote:
> * Adam Heath (firstname.lastname@example.org) spake thusly:
> > On Fri, 19 Oct 2001, Dimitri Maziuk wrote:
> > > 2. Dexconf asks you if you want to overwrite XF86Config-4.
> > > If you answer "no", it will proceed with questions about
> > > your hardware etc.
> > > It should FOAD (which part of "no" does it not understand?).
> > Not quite.
> > It will ask you questions that you didn't answer the last time you ran it.
> > That's the way debconf(which is what dexconf uses as its backend) works. This
> > does not mean it will process those values.
> Let me get this staright, with dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xfree86
> running on other vc:
You just asked it to reask you all the questions, by calling reconfigure.