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Date:      Sat, 14 Mar 2009 00:46:58 -0600 (MDT)
From:      Keith Seyffarth <>
To:        Fbsd1 <>
Subject:   Re: issues in XFCE 4.6
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <> (message from Fbsd1 on Sat, 14 Mar 2009 13:57:54 +0800)
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> Your problem is not xfce but xorg. It went through massive changes in 
> 7.1 and it's now mandatory to have a /etc/X11/xorg.conf. You have to add
> Option "AllowEmptyInput" "Off" statement as last line in "ServerLayout" 
> section. Doing console command Xorg -config /etc/X11/xorg.conf will 
> build you one.  By the way i used the package version of xfce4 on 7.1 
> and it's working just fine after i added the above xorg fixes.

That line was already in xorg.conf (it was necessary to get a mouse to
work after the last xorg update in January). However, I did not have
it as the last line in the ServerLayout section. I moved it to the
last line, but that didn't make a difference.

There's still no XFCE menu, and without the ability to update the
settings in XFCE, it's pretty much unusable...


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