RE:Installing X on woody
D. Michael McFarland writes:
> Of course, I hit a snag, or I wouldn't be posting. I didn't install
> XFree86 or any other X packages the first time around, thinking I'd
> wait and get the latest of everything once I'd switched to woody.
> That's turning out to be harder than I expected, with tasksel
> complaining about a missing x-window-system task and all my other
> attempts (with apt, etc.) failing for want of some component or
> another, usually fonts.
I've never used tasksel, but my install of X went fine using dselect
to select xfree86-common, xserver-common and xserver-xfree86; I expect
that most everything else got pulled in automatically.
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