[MacPorts] FAQ modified

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Changed page "FAQ" by ryandesign at macports.org from*
Page URL: <http://trac.macports.org/wiki/FAQ>
Diff URL: <http://trac.macports.org/wiki/FAQ?action=diff&version=88>
Revision 88
Comment: add missing RANDR message section

Index: FAQ
--- FAQ (version: 87)
+++ FAQ (version: 88)
@@ -163,6 +163,10 @@
 Don't be scared away, MacPorts will still use the X11 server provided by the system.
+=== What does 'Xlib:  extension "RANDR" missing on display "/tmp/launch-XXXXXX/:0"' mean? === #randr
+Many X11 programs try to use the RANDR extension, and print this warning when it is not available. The RANDR extension is never available on Mac OS X, so when you use these programs you will see this message. It's harmless and you should ignore it.
 === Python fails to build === #pythonfails
 If you get an error building Python like 


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