[ltp] XF86Config Repository

Tino Keitel linux-thinkpad@www.bm-soft.com
Mon, 17 Jun 2002 16:33:48 +0200

On Sat, Jun 15, 2002 at 14:38:22 -0400, J Paul Richardson wrote:
> After reading the conversations in this mailing list for a while, it 
> occurred to me that most of the topics seem to concern getting X to run. 
>  Lot's of exchanges regarding config files, tips and tricks.  I was 
> wondering how you folks felt about a repository for XF86Config files 
> slanted towards Thinkpads.  I did a cursory search on Google and found a 
> couple of sites that have collections but none geared towards strictly 
> Thinkpad users and none with a complete list (if my antique 760LD ain't 
> there, it ain't complete).
> Basically I envision a page listing the different Thinkpad models with 
> their video cards and links to the X config file(s).  All files would be 
> contributed by members on this list and possibly have short notes 
> included (like, the model number of the TP).
> Please let me know what you think of this idea.  And if there is already 
> a site like this, I'm not going to reinvent it.

I think a more general approach (I mean general Linux related ThinkPad
information) would be to use the FAQ-O-Matic on
http://www.linux-thinkpad.org (try the FAQ-Link).


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