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Re: Minimal X-Windows Setup

On Mon, Oct 02, 2006 at 12:24:10PM -0400, Stephen Yorke wrote:
> All,
> I am looking for a basic X-Windows setup...I have tried several things
> but I am just not getting it.
> Does anyone have some sort of package list which will get me a
> BASIC/MINIMAL X setup.  Anytime I do anything with X-WINDOW-SERVER-* I
> get tons of dependencies and I do not want them.
> Mainly, I want an X setup which will allow me to view an X session log
> in with GDM and have Fluxbox as my window manager.  Maybe I am going
> about it all wrong but I know I am going through hell trying to figure
> it out.
You need at least x-window-system-core (if that is still the name of the
metapackage).  If you choose xdm, that will be better than gdm (which
will pull in quite a few GNOME libs.


Roberto C. Sanchez

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