Gnome Show Blank Screen

John Marino dragonflybsd at
Thu May 28 23:15:06 PDT 2015

On 5/29/2015 08:07, John Marino wrote:
> On 5/29/2015 04:08, karu.pruun wrote:
>> Seems you have different problems, both with xorg and with the desktop
>> environment. Get back to the point above where you got the black-grey
>> grid with X shaped cursor, this shows that Xorg is working but you lack
>> the desktop environment. This is because your log file shows you put the
>> wrong path in the .xinitrc file (the DragonFly handbook is outdated).
>> The correct line should be something in the /usr/local/bin directory,
>> for instance
> Karu, I looked at dfly handbook and this is at the top: "This page is
> very out of date, it needs to be updated for dports and current WM"
> Apparently we should make the font 10x bigger.
> And put "DO NOT USE THIS"  too

The only thing markdown let me do easily was "strikeout" so I struck out
the entire page.

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