Re: Do you want XFree86 working out of the box?
On Sat, 18 Dec 2004 08:23:21 +0100, Petter Reinholdtsen <email@example.com> wrote:
> [Chasecreek Systemhouse]
> > What is testing/Unstable called? Sid?
> > I'm on Debian 3.1 Ultrasparc and the above procedure results in both
> > ddcprobe abd dexconf not being found nor installable.
> I've never tested it on Sparc. Please let me know how it goes.
> The lack of ddcprobe is not a fatal problem. The lack of dexconf is.
> That program is available from the xserver-common package. Is it
OK, near as I can tell there is no suitable X Server installed and
none available for installation. I *know* the xdebconfigurator
changed the X paths (to /etc/X11...) but I cannot prove it and I
cannot tell what it was before I started this project testing -- so
Ive uninstalled all xdm, gdm, xserver-common, etc, etc.
The plain old text console has servered me well -- Ill stick with it
for now. =)
In closing, maybe the xdebconfigurator could help with selecting other
related things - like a suitable xserver.
Over all a very promising program =)
WC -Sx- Jones