On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 03:28:09PM +0100, Uwe Laverenz wrote: > On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 01:39:33PM +0000, Anton Shterenlikht wrote: > > > for me xorg 7.4 doesn't work at all on 7.1-stable i386 Compaq Armada 1700 > > Sorry, do you really run FreeBSD with xorg on this machine? This laptop > must be at least 10 years old, right?
I keep it as an additional test box. The issue is that 7.3 worked and 7.4 doesn't on this box. > > laptop, I get "no device found" at X -configure stage. It worked fine with > > 7.3. The graphics device is Chips and Technologies. When I use vesa driver > > Do you have "[x] CHIPS" enabled when you run "make config" in > x11-drivers/xorg-drivers? I guess this should install the right driver > for your Armada. sure. As I said, chips (and mouse and keyboard) worked fine with 7.3, but not anymore. I blame hal and dbus. > > > instead I get to the graphics screen, but still no mouse or keyboard. > > Did you follow the hints in /usr/ports/UPDATING? yes, I did. After that didn't help I deinstalled and reinstalled all X-related ports - same result. On 8.0-current i386 I have different problems (black screen, cannot return to console, have to reboot) but the result is the same - xorg 7.4 isn't working at all. -- Anton Shterenlikht Room 2.6, Queen's Building Mech Eng Dept Bristol University University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TR, UK Tel: +44 (0)117 928 8233 Fax: +44 (0)117 929 4423 _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"