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tdiehl at rogueind.com
Wed Feb 18 22:29:35 UTC 2004
On Wed, 18 Feb 2004, Gene C. wrote:
> On Wednesday 18 February 2004 16:19, Tom Diehl wrote:
> > > Question: when FC2 test2, FC2 test3, etc. come along and a user does an
> > > "upgrade" install, what is going to "fix things up" so that they work?
> > You are!! If not then reinstall. Upgrades from test to test and test to
> > final are not nore were they ever supported. If they worked you were lucky.
> The only time I have used upgrade is to test the upgrade process.
> I believe you minunderstood what I meant (I did say it clearly enough). By
> Fc2test2, FC2test3, etc. I mean upgrading from FC1 to FC2test2, etc (or RHL9
> to FC2test2). Right now neither system-config-mouse nor
> system-config-display handle this properly (they still try to us psaux and or
> don't do anything). These have been bugzilla'ed.
Umm, sorry I did misunderstand.
> When it comes up wrong, the system trys to fix things by running mouseconfig
> (system-config-mouse) but this does nothing.
> Similarly, I could be able to run system-config-display --reconfig and have it
> create a new /etc/X11/XF86Config which works. It starts out trying to use
> psaux and gets nowhere.
> I was complaining because I believe this transition could have been handled
> smoother. However, test1 is a beta and will have rough edges. What I am
> concerned about is how the final will work.
Given that Dave Jones has disabled the psaux stuff in the kernel I expect this
to get fixed. FWIW a fresh install of FC2 T1 sets up psaux also.
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