On Sun, May 27, 2007 at 12:33:57PM -0700, Gary Kline wrote:
> well, after following the UPDATING directions anddd having just
> completed, X barely works. gdm is missing, kdm fails, and xdm
> puts me into kde. The screen res u is at least 1200x1600.
> there is no xorg.conf, and my notes on how to create this file
> are missing. my scren is skewedd to the left; there's about
> 18mm of blaaaack on my right hand side.
> i'll try to re-install gnomee and make syure that other
> window mangers are there. one prticularly annoyying thins is
> how to set backspaccce == ^Hin KDE......
> NO Complaints; tthis move ffrom 6.9 to 7.2 had to be done and
> theee ports term has done a great djob. once i've got an
> /etc/X11/xorg, this should be on the road. So **help***
This was a DIY, and then some. I found the missing
# X -congifure
example in my ~/Mail directory. The results were
identical with the xorg.conf that *was* here, buried in
an X11R6 directory. In moving frm xorg-6.9 to 7.2
>>something<< messed up my screen. I used my CRT
controls to re-center and aadjust the display. There was
a fine tunng app (xvidtune??) that I'll eventuaaly hunt
for to fine tune things
Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.thought.org Public Service Unix
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