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Re: X.org Questions

On Mon, 13 Sep 2004 04:55:52 +0000, Ed Sutherland wrote:

> After looking at screenshots of X.org, it seems to be more graphically  
> up-to-date than XFree86. But, I have some questions:
> 1) Can X.org be apt-gotten? (otherwise, where and how)

not that I know of.

> 2) How difficult is replacing xfree with x.org?

get the xorg source and read the README... it is trivial to compile +
setup. however make sure to keep a backup of /usr/X11R6 /etc/X11.

> 3) Any issues specific to the ppc architecture I should be aware?

On this titanium pbook xorg only crashed on me... :(


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