Subject: Re: Blank screen
To: Dave McGuire <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Mattias Karlsson <email@example.com>
Date: 06/21/2002 00:51:29
Did compile Xfree86 3.x or 4.x ? I tried this, can't remember what
went wrong tho, I got no xf86config and I think I got some compilation
Dave McGuire wrote:
> On June 21, Mattias Karlsson wrote:
>>I've searched port-alpha mailinglist for similar problems, some messages
>>say Alpha does not need XF86Config, and that it should just "work".
>>But DOES X on Alpha really support VGA? You sure?
>>Hope so :)
> As I understand it, the "regular" NetBSD/alpha X stuff is TGA-only.
> Use NetBSD's XFree86 distribution to get VGA support. Then (of
> course) you definitely do need an XF86Config file.
> I've done this myself...it definitely does work.
> Good luck,