Xorg -configure

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Feb 26 13:08:11 PST 2010

stosss wrote:

>> I got X to work. By deleting the drivers mentioned in the hint. The first
>> time I tried to compile the driver file I commented out the suggested
>> drivers but Xorg -configure just produced a driver not found error. I
>> recompiled the driver files with wget.list uncommented and Xorg -configure
>> produced the blank screen. Once I deleted the drivers mentioned in the hint
>> every thing worked as it is supposed to but the keyboard and mouse. I also
>> had to recompile the kernel because I didn't have the proper video driver in
>> the config file. But the keyboard doesn't work when I start X. Pressing
>> control alt backspace does nothing.
> I read that recent X sources removed that key combination by default.
> But through a HAL policy it can be put back in. Unfortunately I can't
> help beyond this.

X -retro -config ~/xorg.conf.new

   -- Bruce

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