[PC-BSD Testing] Alpha 10152009: Xorg fails in VirtualBox

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Oct 28 07:19:15 PDT 2009

On Sun, 25 Oct 2009, Michael Neumann wrote:

> Hi,
> I installed the Alpha version in VirtualBox 3.0.8 on Linux, but after reboot
> the X didn't come up correctly.
> Xorg -configure
> gives me:
>   (EE) Failed to load module "fbdevhw" (module does not exist, 0)
> I can start up X with the vesa driver, but there is still another problem because keyboard and mouse does not work.
> Regards,
>   Michael
> !DSPAM:1,4ae45f9915311617417002!

Normally the mouse / keyboard are setup through HAL, so they should "just work". You didn't disable HAL/dbus did you?

I'm assuming the installer did work, and the keyboard/mouse worked there?

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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