domdog wrote:I installed each set of packages. After installing each set I entered into the terminal:
and recieved the following:
WARNING: Unable to locate/open X configuration file.
ERROR: Unable to write to directory '/etc/X11'
domdog wrote:So, taking my understanding at this point I...
Opened up the Package Manager
checked and added the following (taken from kmb42vt, above)
I double checked that the were installed (it uninstalled other packages)
Then in the terminal I typed in the following:
was asked for my password
then I got the following back in the terminal:
Using X configuration file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf".
Backed up file '/etc/X11/xorg.conf' as '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.backup'
New X configuration file written to '/etc/X11/xorg.conf'
When I went to Restart my computer I found that two Operating Systems were available for use, with associated recovery sections. This is a change from before when I only had one. Its a little bit of *** moment for me at this point.
Is this a problem????
I'm using the default which is the ....linux 2.6.32-5-686
The only information I can add is that I had the following set of packages installed before I installed the above.
in the terminal.
Have I totally screwed up my installation of Debian???
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