DragonFlyBSD and VMware 4.51

GeekGod GeekGod at GeekGod.com
Fri Jun 11 18:47:08 PDT 2004

Hello Andreas!

"Andreas Bartelt" <dragonflybsd at xxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
news:40ca5973$0$50176$415eb37d at xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> I've managed to install DflyBSD under VMware but I can't get XFree86
> (from dfports) working. xf86cfg shows a black screen and xf86config with
> vesa driver didn't work, too. Has somebody else already tried this?

Have you tried running:

 X -configure && mv /root/XF86Config.new /etc/X11/XF86Config && startx

> Is it a good idea to install the freebsd specific VMware Tools ports?

I was not able to get this installed but have not tried in atleast 2-3


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