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I am trying to configure xorg-server. There is an example config in: /usr/share/doc/xorg-server-${version}/xorg.conf.example.bz2. I am guessing I may have to do something like this..: tar xvjpf /usr/share/xorg-server-1.10.4-r1/xorg.conf.example.bz2 Is my guess ...
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    /usr/share/doc/xorg-server-${version}/xorg.conf.example.bz2. ?howto?


    I am trying to configure xorg-server. There is an example config in:

    /usr/share/doc/xorg-server-${version}/xorg.conf.example.bz2.

    I am guessing I may have to do something like this..:

    tar xvjpf /usr/share/xorg-server-1.10.4-r1/xorg.conf.example.bz2

    Is my guess even close?

    Also, I seem to be overposting, or posting to frequently. I hope I am not being rude and or violating any rules.

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    Here is a link I am trying to follow:

    http://www.thegeekstuff.com/2010/04/...mand-examples/

    Here is what I tried

    tar tvfj /usr/share/doc/xorg-server-$ 1.10.4-r1/xorg.conf.example.bz2 I get tar child error is not recoverable. That is where I am stuck at now.
    Last edited by frank56; 12-26-2011 at 01:33 PM.

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