[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Woody release notes

[Branden Robinson]
> If you want to play it safe and "just want X to work", run the following
> command:
> # apt-get install x-window-system
> If you have limited disk space or specialized needs, there is a stripped
> down version:
> # apt-get install x-window-system-core
> Note that with this metapackage you won't get a window manager or terminal
> emulator.  Debian provides several different programs for either function.

Perhaps this section should mention that installing mdetect and
discover (and discover-data?) before installing xserver-xfree86 will
turn on auto-detection of the graphics card?

Reply to: