[ltp] panic- reinstall Xserver

Tino Keitel linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Thu, 13 Nov 2003 13:33:41 +0100

On Thu, Nov 13, 2003 at 12:26:14 +0200, gustavo wrote:
> Hello List
> By did some stupid thinks with the Xserver.
>  Finally I remove xserver-common and dependencies and after it
> install all the pakages removed. But the X still not work.
> Is any way to remove "X" and all the thinks related to it (Is not
> inoff with apt-get remove xserver-commomn) and reinstall the without
> reinstall debian ??
> Thanks
>   Gustavo

1. Backup you Xserver config files (/etc/X11)

2. completely (purge) the xserver-xfree86 package, with the purge
fuction of your favourite apt frontend or with apt-get purge

3. Reinstall xserver-xfree86

This should give you a fresh Xserver installation.