virginal newbie needs help with starting x window on freebsd5.3

Jon Mercer jon.mercer at achean.com
Fri May 13 09:45:42 BST 2005


You might like to provide a little more info about what you have done so
far to get X working.

Have you installed Xorg, a window manager, and run xorgcfg to configure it?

Cheers,

Jon


On Fri, May 13, 2005 9:42, karl crossman said:
> I am a virgin freebsd, i have managed to load freebsd 5.3 on a machine and
> can logon very well however i can't get x windows to start. When i logon
> that little fellow with the spear and ears appear with a menu, but the
> only
> option seems to be a command line thing, the question is how do i get X
> windows? (i tried startx, but nothing)
>
> Help hekp newbie virgin needs help
>
>
>
> Karl
>
>
>
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