[kde-freebsd] KDE 4.2/7.1-STABLE/Xorg 7.4 = minor problems

Patrick Lamaizière patfbsd at davenulle.org
Sun Feb 22 21:50:41 CET 2009

Le Sat, 21 Feb 2009 15:14:46 -0500 (EST),
"Michael L. Squires" <mikes at siralan.org>:

> I'm running 7.1-STABLE/Xorg 7.4/KDE 4.2 on two systems, have the
> following minor problems.
> (1)  Xorg 7.4 depends on hald and dbus; if kdm is started
> from /etc/ttys in the normal way hald/dbus don't work correctly and
> the keyboard/mouse are not detected.  I'm starting kdm after logging
> in as root and executing "/usr/local/kde4/bin/kdm -nodaemon &" and
> the mouse/keyboard operate correctly.

You can compile Xorg without HAL support.

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