1. jambock.84

    Solved Intel UHD Graphics 730 on FreeBSD 14.0-RELEASE

    DISCLAIMER: Introduction My starting point is: Installing FreeBSD 14.0-RELEASE on Dell OptiPlex Micro (GPT+ZFS on NVMe SSD) and proceed similarly as I've done for Intel UHD Graphics 630 on FreeBSD 14.0-RELEASE, but this time the problem is to make a good use of an Intel UHD Graphics 730 which...
  2. monkeysap

    X error screens not found despite configuring X and having correct drivers freeBSD 14 - RX480 + Ryzen 2200

    Hey everyone, I scoured what feels like a million forum posts and followed the handbook to a T but I'm still running into an error. I was hoping someone here could help me out. I'm guessing it has something to do with the integrated graphics from my CPU tripping up X? I'm not sure, hence me...
  3. jambock.84

    Solved Intel UHD Graphics 630 on FreeBSD 14.0-RELEASE

    DISCLAIMER: Introduction My starting point is: Installing FreeBSD 14.0-RELEASE on Dell Vostro (GPT+ZFS on SSD). Next I set to get X11 running on it as well so I perform the usual pkg install xorg and add user to the video group. But before launching X for the very first time it's probably...
  4. Q

    Is accelerated graphics possible with i915kms on FreeBSD 13 and 14 [32-bit]?

    I just installed FreeBSD 14.0-RELEASE i386 some days ago on a ThinkPad x201i with i3 (M 330) cpu [integrated graphics]. I did the following as Handbook suggested: - doas pkg install xorg drm-kmod - added kld_list="i915kms" on /etc/rc.conf (also tried absolute path) - ran startx from tty as...
  5. birdie

    The no future of X.org, FreeBSD becomes headless?

    RedHat announced two days ago they are abandoning X.org starting 2025. This is a done deal, there are no ifs. Not a single BSD distribution including FreeBSD, NetBSD or OpenBSD, not a single remaining UNIX including AIX and Solaris has released any statements in regard to that. What are you...
  6. M

    Solved startx fails with "no screens found"

    I want to move over to FreeBSD from OpenBSD, but I'm having some problems right at the start. Installation done, network connected, boots. Now I want to install X11. Start off with: pkg install xorg ...and add my user to the video group. Once that's done, check the graphics card: pciconf...
  7. G

    System Locks Up When Running X Server

    Hello, I'm attempting to run an X server on my laptop running FreeBSD 13.2, but I encounter a blank VT with a cursor in the top left corner when starting it. The system appears to be completely unresponsive when I do this. Power button, CTRL+ALT+F1, etc. don't do anything. I've installed the...
  8. baaz

    NX server

    I was reading about the NoMachines NX server, I think its really nice idea ; Compressed & cached X11 sent over an encrypted tunnel (SSH) . And it looks like it also preformed well even on Dial up connections . But sadly it looks like the hole thing just died ? The net/freenx and the...
  9. startxd

    general/other Is there a compatible virtualization tool for wayland?

    As far as I know, virtualization tools such as qemu, virtual box are unfortunately not compatible with Wayland compositor. I don't want to use X11.
  10. chloris

    Solved xorg with amdgpu: no screens found

    Hello dear FreeBSD community, I would ask of you a little bit of help in getting Xorg to work with amdgpu. The setup: FreeBSD 14-CURRENT on amd64 architecture (would use RELEASE if it turns out there are no GPU compatibility issues) GPU AMD Radeon RX 6600 (Navi 23) Monitor connected via...
  11. decuser

    C imake working?

    I just tried installing and running imake (xmkmf) and was disappointed when I got (full messages): /usr/local/lib/X11/config/Imake.rules:1674:27: warning: empty character constant [-Winvalid-pp-token] for flag in ${MAKEFLAGS} ''; do \ @@\...
  12. R

    How to type on a virtual screen via a physical keyboard?

    Hi all, What I am looking for is a method to view the screen of another machine via VNC,X11 Forwarding or other method but I want to type on that screen with a keyboard that is physically attached to the machine. Here the setup: Machine 1 with screen1 (and keyboard1) Machine 2 without screen2...
  13. First_Law_of_Unix

    Uninstalling "libwacom" prevents keyboard and mice to work while booted into KDE Plasma 5

    Hello, I am troubleshooting to get a drawing pad to work on FreeBSD. When I uninstall the pkg "libwacom" and do a reboot, the mouse and keyboard does not work at all. https://www.freshports.org/x11/libwacom I have to boot into single user mode and reinstall libwacom and then everything works...
  14. edenist

    VAAPI X11 driver only works as root

    I'm running 12-STABLE on a Thinkpad X1 [1st gen] which has an i5-3330u w/ HD4000 GPU. I've had it installed and running on this machine since 10.3 or so without issue, but I recently noticed VAAPI wasn't being used with mpv anymore. Up until recently [erm, possibly the last few months I...
  15. First_Law_of_Unix

    How to change mouse scrolling acceleration parameters?

    I can not change the mouse scrolling parameters. I have a Logitech G502 mouse and when I scroll through long websites or PDFs, the scroll delays like 3-5 secs to actually start moving up/down. I would like the scrolling to take place instantly like how it should. The Logitech G502 mouse has a...
  16. First_Law_of_Unix

    Prevent "pwcview" changing entire monitor screen when clicking on "pwcview" window.

    Hello, I have plenty of HDMI to USB 3.0 capture cards plugged into FreeBSD. I use "pwcview" to view the USB capture cards, works great, similar to "video4linux2". However I am getting some serious issues with screen monitor resolution being changed by simply accidentally clicking on the...
  17. C

    xen Cannot figure out Mouse0 and X server in FreeBSD StandaloneVM

    Hi FreeBSD Folks! I cannot seem to figure out setting up X11 and the USB mouse with my FreeBSD 13.1 Standalone VM in Qubes OS. I had similar problems with the mouse in a GhostBSD VM, so I know both have something common going on with the mouse here. Relevant errors when running startx >...
  18. Infra_HDC

    X11 and moused

    Hello, all! Several monts ago, my mouse was stopped working in X11, and was worked agaion after adding moused in rc.conf; this was after a some update. Today, i was disabled moused and detected, what my mouse still works. What the matter? FreeBSD is running as guest into ORACLE VirtualBox...
  19. F

    After refactored drm-kmod + gpu-firmware-kmod, cursor is now invisible!

    Hello, I've already posted here about this problem, but I thought I'd make another post in a different category since I don't think it's a problem with peripherals; rather, it is a problem with the refactored drm-kmod-and-friends ports. I hope that's allright! ☺️ I am on a laptop, specifically...
  20. warbotz

    compiz-fusion on freebsd 13?

    Hello, has anyone tried to install compiz-fusion on freebsd 13? because there are many errors... loss of icons... of the configuration menu... etc... it barely works... what are the parameters to configure... in xfce4?