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Re: X Trouble

Edwin Rudolph wrote:
> > > > I just installed potato on my PowerBook and am having some trouble
> > > > with getting the X server to work right.  I first tried to fire up X
> > > > with the default FBDev server, and that didn't work at all.
> >
> > What was the problem?
> By default with no config changes, it starts up with a white screen.
> Can't see a terminal to begin with.  When you move the mouse, it leaves a
> trail of 'X' pointers (this is in 8-bit mode).

IIRC this problem has recently been solved for someone else. Check the


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 ...Oh, wait a minute, he already does.
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)  \  CS student and free software enthusiast
Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc,i386) user \   member of XFree86, Team *AMIGA*, AUGS

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