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authorChris Rees <crees@FreeBSD.org>2020-03-25 10:57:06 +0000
committerChris Rees <crees@FreeBSD.org>2020-03-25 10:57:06 +0000
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Document the use of '-retro' to actually get a visible background.
PR: ports/227967
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Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=54014
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<para>The configuration file is saved to
<filename>/root/xorg.conf.new</filename>. Make any changes
- desired, then test that file with:</para>
+ desired, then test that file (using <option>-retro</option>
+ so there is a visible background) with:</para>
- <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>Xorg -config /root/xorg.conf.new</userinput></screen>
+ <screen>&prompt.root; <userinput>Xorg -retro -config /root/xorg.conf.new</userinput></screen>
<para>After the new configuration has been adjusted and tested,
it can be split into smaller files in the normal location,