Re: Installing new software
"Shyamal" == Shyamal Prasad <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Shyamal> Here, I even fired up the old laptop to make sure I'm not
Shyamal> lying to myself about this:
> $dpkg -l 'xfree*common' 'xserver*common'
> ii xfree86-common 4.1.0-16 X Window System (XFree86) infrastructure
> ii xserver-common 4.1.0-16 files and utilities common to all X servers
Obviously I was not reading what I was cutting and pasting or paying
attention to what it was saying. But I *really* do have
xserver-common-v3 installed on my laptop along with the above
packages. I promise ;-)
To switch between the two servers you need to make the link /etc/X11/X
point to the right server.