[CentOS] xorg.conf disappear

m.roth at 5-cent.us m.roth at 5-cent.us
Thu Mar 29 09:11:17 EDT 2012


Lars Hecking wrote:
> brick writes:
>> Hi
>>
>> My system is CentOS 6. I need to edit xorg.conf. But it can't be find in
>> /etc/X11. Where is it? How can I get the default setting?
>
>  /var/log/Xorg.0.log will tell you which configuration Xorg is currently
>  using, which devices are autodetected etc. If you need to change only
>  particular parts of the config, you can drop a .conf file with the
>  corresponding Section into /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d.
<snip>
The latest, most Wonderful (tm) version of xorg doesn't seem to require
one - it does it all at boot.

That being said, I think this is a stupid idea. For example, most folks at
work I know of have two monitors, and I've yet to see any automatic
do-it-at-boot figure that out.

       mark



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