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Re: help with X

Have you installed the xserver-xfree86 package which contains the xserver

If not, do it, and the install script will (should) ask you about the

If you have the package already installed you can reconfigure the server
by issuing 

  dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xfree86


On Mon, 5 Mar 2001, Eric R Cheney wrote:

> Hi all.  I'm new to debian after a year using redhat.  I'm
> trying to get X-4.02 in unstable version....no luck... 
> Here's the error message I get in bash:
> "Cannot stat /etc/x11/X (No such file or directory), aborting
> The thing that baffles me is that I've installed X using
> dselect and gone through the xf86config script.   I'm trying to
> install the NV driver for an nvidia video chip--I never got it set up in
> stable or potato version because I don't think the driver is in
> debian-3.3.6 x.  Anyway, can someone tell me what I'm doing wrong.  
> Thanks,
> --
> Eric Cheney
> cheney@soc.umass.edu

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