XFree86 / XDarwin and change of hostname
tabithamc at gmail.com
Thu Feb 22 22:15:46 PST 2007
Today I needed to change the hostname of a Mac (running 10.4.8) which has
previously been installed with numerous MacPorts including XDarwin via
After changing the hostname and then running:
I could not connect to the X server, so I had to change the hostname back to
the name that was used when the MacPorts were built and installed.
I'm not ultra familiar with X and I'm wondering if anyone can suggest how to
change the hostname without having to uninstall and then reinstall?
In general, is it a risk to many other MacPorts to later change the
Thanks for any suggestions,
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