Re: Problem installing xserver-xorg
David Goodenough wrote:
> I am trying to install xorg on an HP 9010 laptop. It was installed but
> the hard drive died and so I took an old 2.5" drive I had which had linux
> on it with XFree86 (and a SIS screen configured) and I am trying to
> upgrade it to
> work on this new machine. I got rid of the old XFree86 code (I think I
> rid of all of it)
You say it had Linux on it; was that Debian or something else?
If it was Debian, what version?
If it was newer than Woody, try $(apt-get --purge remove xserver-xorg), then
If it was Woody or older, or not Debian, then I recommend you wipe it and
install Debian from scratch.