Xorg7.0 (Xorg.conf confusion)

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Apr 2 11:11:48 PDT 2006


On Sun, 2006-04-02 at 12:05 -0600, Archaic wrote:

> Weren't the files in /etc/X11 just symlinks in the old build system?
> IIRC the files (or at least many of them) have always been in
> /usr/lib/X11.

It was the other way around:

/etc/X11 had all the config files
/usr/lib/X11 was a symlink to ../X11R6/lib/X11
/usr/X11R6/lib/X11 had a bunch of symlinks to ../../../../etc/X11

-- 
Randy

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