Re: XFree86 v3.3.6 mit Linux kernel 2.4.19

From: Stefan (
Date: 10/30/05

Date: 30 Oct 2005 03:28:08 -0800

>> I downloaded the XFree86 sources for 3.3.6 and compiled them
>> successfully. But trying to run XF86Setup doesn't work.
>> "_X11TransSocketUNIXConnect: Can't connect: errno = 111"
>The real cause of this error is somewhere above this line in the
>/var/log/XFree86.0.log file. Probably the /etc/X11/XF86Config file is
>screwed up. The config file for X 3.3.6 was a bit of a Black Art, and
>all kinds of things may have gone wrong. I can't give more specific
>advice here because I ditched X 3.3.6 when X 4 became usable.

Thanks for the tip witht the XFree86.0.log file. I wasn't aware of its
existance. I also think I got something wrong in my XFConfig file. Now
my hope is to do a standard SuSE 6.4 installation which comes with
XFree 3.3.6 and then have a look at the XFConfig file again...