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Old 01-23-2005, 11:16 PM   #1
phantom1nc
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xorgconfig and xorgsetup


xorgconfig xorgsetup dont work.. where do i execute them so they will.
 
Old 01-24-2005, 12:29 AM   #2
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Need more details - the program fails to execute or you're failing to get the results you want when it does execute?
Code:
$ ls -l `which xorgconfig xorgsetup`
-rwxr-xr-x  1 root bin 49016 2004-06-05 17:48 /usr/X11R6/bin/xorgconfig
-rwxr-xr-x  1 root bin  4666 2004-05-29 20:31 /usr/X11R6/bin/xorgsetup
That's where they should be and the perms they should have. If that isn't what you get, I guess you neglected to install X. Install those and try again. If you mean they run okay but don't produce usable results, post more details.

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Old 01-24-2005, 08:26 AM   #3
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You must be logged in as root, you can't SU to run them.

I just cd to /usr/X11/bin and run xorgestup from there.
 
Old 01-24-2005, 07:30 PM   #4
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after i logged in as root and went to /usr/X11R6/bin and tried to execute the commands i get an error.
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-bash xorgconfig: command not found
 
Old 01-27-2005, 11:12 PM   #5
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Are you using Slack 10? Slack 9x, you'd need xf86config, and so on.

Otherwise, try 'ls -l xorgconfig' - if it shows and has the right perms, do './xorgconfig' or, if you're in another directory, issue the full path from wherever you are.
 
Old 01-28-2005, 04:56 PM   #6
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Hmmmm...sounds familiar
 
  


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