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Old 01-25-2005, 02:49 PM   #1
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Upgrade from xfree86 to xorg


I would like to move from xfree86 to xorg but I can't find any good description how to install xorg ... INSTALL and BUILD aren't enough for me, does someone have such description?
 
Old 01-25-2005, 03:03 PM   #2
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Of course, Build it, then install it:-P

Ok ok, in all seriousness. The FreeDesktop.org Xorg site has a lot of documentation dealing with building/install xorg-x11. That would be a good place to start looking.
 
Old 01-25-2005, 08:03 PM   #3
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when i upgraded xorg 6.7 to xorg 6.8.1 i look through the documentation and this is what i did:

extract it
as user:
make World > World.log 2>&1
as root:
make install
make install.man
 
  


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