Subject: Re: X on DEC 3000
To: Matthew Cordes <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 01/09/2001 08:20:09
On Tue, Jan 09, 2001 at 10:07:34AM -0500, Matthew Cordes wrote:

 > 4.	type 'startx' as root user...  This seems to work even w/o an 
 > XF86Config file which baffles me, but it works.  

That's because the NetBSD/alpha X server for TGA and TURBOchannel
frame buffers isn't an XFree86 X server.

For VGA cards, it will be.  But not for the other cards.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>