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Xfree86-4.03 on SUN LX: help

       I just upgrade XFree86 on a Sun LX to version 4.03. Now I got a
problem: the X server just dont starts. I suspect this is because my
XF86Config-4 file was wrong. Actually I don't know how to build this
file; I just copy the file from another machine (a clone of SUN SS20
actually) which in fact I got from some one in this list. I suspect the
"device" section is wrong and possibly the "monotor" section too.
       I would appreciate if some one can provide me a working
XF86Config-4 file for this machine (a Sun LX) or at least what driver
the server needs.
       Reverting to the old Xsun work fine, but not in the "indirect"
mode. Actuallly I use this machine as an X terminal, by lauching the

/etc/X11/X -indirect `hostname` &

after having started xdm (with the local server line in the file
/etc/X11/xdm/Xserver comented out to avoid xdm starting X on the local
machine). This setup has worked nicely before, but now no longer work,
perhaps because of the incompatibility between xdm-4.0.3 and the old
Xsun (XFree86-3.3.6). I am hoping that the problem would go away when
I have suceeded to install the XFree86-4.03 server. Anyhow, if any one
has experience with launching X in the indirect mode, I would be glad
to learn.

By the way, I am upgrading to the new server especially to get more
(type 1) fonts. The old server refuse to work with abiword, because it
doesn't have the adequate fonts (it seems).


PHAM Dinh Tuan                         | e-mail: Dinh-Tuan.Pham@imag.fr
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