Subject: Re: problems with X configuration
To: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/05/2005 15:46:51
On Wed, 5 Jan 2005, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> Xorg. (Query: if i do use xorg, do I need to rebuild anything in
> pkgsrc? Why is X11_TYPE=xorg necessary?)
Rebuilding everything should not be necessary. I have some systems with a
mix-and-match of Xorg and XFree86 and appear to work fine.
I used X11ROOT_PREFIX=X11R6 and now X11_TYPE=xorg.
By setting X11_TYPE=xorg, it also defines USE_BUILTIN.Xfixes=yes and
USE_BUILTIN.Xcomposite=yes. Also, setting the X11_TYPE=xorg helps with
Jeremy C. Reed
technical support & remote administration