Subject: Re: problems with X configuration
To: None <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/06/2005 11:11:35
In message <>, "Steven M. Bell
ovin" writes:

>It sounds like what I should try is (a) the ModeLine that Christos 
>suggested, but with 162 for that first magic number, and then (b) try 
>Xorg.  (Query: if i do use xorg, do I need to rebuild anything in 
>pkgsrc?  Why is X11_TYPE=xorg necessary?)

The mode line didn't work; xorg did; I'm happy.  Thanks for all the 
help.  (The only substantive difference in the generated config files 
is that the xorg one has 'Driver "ati"' instead of "vesa".  That's 
probably why it worked....)

		--Prof. Steven M. Bellovin,