Subject: Re: installing modular on top of XFree86?
To: James Hartley <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/01/2007 10:01:03
On Sat, 1 Sep 2007, James Hartley wrote:

> I would like to install modular on top of 4.0_BETA2, however, I
> am currently unable to install 4.0_BETA2 without installing all
> thirteen file sets.

What does that mean? What 13 sets? And why are you forced to install all 
of them?

>  Is it possible to simply install modular on
> top of the XFree86 already installed,  or do I absolutely positively
> need to have a XFree86-less system first before installing modular

The pkgsrc is installed in different locations than NetBSD's native 
X. You should be able to install both.

  Jeremy C. Reed