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Old 04-16-2004, 08:52 PM   #1
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XFree86 version in Gentoo PPC

im thinking about switching from YDL to Gentoo, and i was wondering if anybody knew what version of Xfree86 came with the PPC version of Gentoo.
Old 04-17-2004, 06:19 AM   #2
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Gentoo doesn't have a X server, you must get it yourself. Once you install Gentoo type 'emerge xfree'.
Old 04-17-2004, 11:22 AM   #3
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In Gentoo you have the choice between the latest "stable" and "unstable" package, it is one of Gentoo's strong points


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