Subject: RE: Questions on X server on Dec 3000/300
To: 'Jarkko Teppo' <>
From: Rufeng Li <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/27/2002 00:46:10
Thanks for the answer.  I made it to work.  Hooray!

Thank you all for answering my questions regarding Pelican, and Kudos to
NetBSD for making it possible on a T.C. system.  My only complain is the
document that kept me from trying earlier. :-)


-----Original Message-----
From: []On
Behalf Of Jarkko Teppo
Sent: Monday, September 23, 2002 12:57 AM
Subject: Re: Questions on X server on Dec 3000/300

> Hi,
> 1. When booted up, there were 4 identical error messages "wsconfig:
> WSDISPLAYIO_ADDSCREEN: Cannot allocate memory".  What caused this error?
> Should I concern about the error?

Virtual consoles are not supported... so the error message is not really

> 2. "startx" error as following:
> 	------
> 	xinit:
> 	No such file or directory (error 2): no server "X" in PATH
> 	------
>    I checked /usr/X11R6/bin (it is in PATH) and startx and xinit are in
> directory, but I could not find "X".  I had Xserver.tgz in the
> directory and chose to install all.  Why X is not there?  What is the
> correct way to install Xserver stuff?

tar xfvzp Xserver.tgz manually and double check the symlink for
/usr/X11R6/bin/X -> /usr/X11R6/bin/XalphaNetBSD.