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Old 04-27-2004, 05:45 PM   #16
Evilbob
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directory has permission, i really dont know what to do apart from re-install the whole distro.. i just cant understand how its managed to dissappear?
 
Old 04-27-2004, 05:54 PM   #17
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you could compile X yourself. Move the directory /usr/X11R6 to somewhere else for backup and install a new one into /usr/X11R6. Or get the pre-compiled binaries from XFree86. It should work.

Maybe there's something wrong with your HD?
 
Old 04-27-2004, 05:55 PM   #18
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ill give the binaries a go, dont think theres anything wrong with this hdd although it is majorly old

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