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Old 02-29-2008, 04:51 PM   #1
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Xorg version current


I have always wondered about this, does slack have its number for X releases?

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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 git repository.
See http://wiki.x.org/wiki/GitPage for git access instructions.

X.Org X Server 1.4.0.90
Release Date: 5 September 2007
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0
Build Operating System: Slackware 12.1 Slackware Linux Project
Current Operating System: Linux zeus 2.6.21.5 #1 SMP Wed Feb 27 22:23:44 GMT 2008 i686
Build Date: 14 December 2007  12:30:03PM
using the current version, should 1.4.0.90 not be 7.x or whatever Xorg release its on?


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Old 02-29-2008, 05:52 PM   #2
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The X Server project is only one of many projects within the X.Org system.
The overall release is X11R7.3, and each project has its own version.

Sort of like a Linux distribution... the current Slackware release is 12.0, but the default kernel for 12.0 is 2.6.12.5.
 
  


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