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Date:      Thu, 3 May 2007 11:16:04 +0200
From:      "Victor Engmark" <victor.engmark@gmail.com>
To:        "Greg 'groggy' Lehey" <grog@freebsd.org>
Cc:        FreeBSD Questions <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: How to find HorizSync / VertRefresh rates?
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On 5/3/07, Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog@freebsd.org> wrote:
>
> On Thursday,  3 May 2007 at  9:25:54 +0200, Victor Engmark wrote:
> > On 5/3/07, Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog@freebsd.org> wrote:
> >> On Tuesday,  1 May 2007 at  9:01:26 +0200, Victor Engmark wrote:
> >>> On 4/30/07, Erik Osterholm <erik-freebsd@erikosterholm.org> wrote:
> >>>> Could you post your Xorg.0.log and xorg.conf?  When Theory !=
> >>>> Practice, it's often helpful to have information like this to help
> >>>> determine what went wrong, so that in the future, Theory can ==
> >>>> Practice.
> >>>
> >>> Here you go: /etc/X11/xorg.conf and /var/log/Xorg.0.log from this
> >>> morning.
> >>
> >> I don't see the Xorg.0.log.  Also, it would be interesting to see how
> >> the xorg.conf differs from the one you got from X -configure.
> >
> > The xorg.conf differs quite a lot.
>
> And how?  Does it work?


For the currently applicable definition of "work," no. I get a warning
message from X.org every time I boot.

> I used xorgconfig instead of
> > X -configure
> > , but xorgconfig doesn't autodetect any of the ranges, so there were
> > none in the original file.
> >
> > Here's a cut'n'paste of the Xorg.0.log sent earlier:
>
> You didn't send it.


According to Gmail, I did. I copied the file from the email I sent :)

> This is a pre-release version of the X server from The X.Org Foundation.
> > It is not supported in any way.
> > Bugs may be filed in the bugzilla at http://bugs.freedesktop.org/.
> > Select the "xorg" product for bugs you find in this release.
> > Before reporting bugs in pre-release versions please check the
> > latest version in the X.Org Foundation CVS repository.
> > See http://wiki.x.org/wiki/CvsPage for CVS access instructions.
> >
> > X Window System Version 6.8.99.903 (6.9.0 RC 3)
> > Release Date: 03 December 2005 + cvs
>
> Where did you get this from?  6.2-RELEASE used 6.9.0 release.  Try
> rebuilding from the Ports Collection.
>

I burned the 6.2-RELEASE CD from freebsd.org. After installing a lot of
software, I ran
portupgrade -a
. Surely, I should have the same or newer than the release by then? Also,
pkg_version -vIL=
right now doesn't list X.org.

-- 
Victor Engmark
Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum videtur - What is said in Latin, sounds
profound



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