Failed to compile keymap using ptxdist

Dirk Wallenstein halsmit at
Mon Nov 21 00:00:12 PST 2011

On Fri, Nov 18, 2011 at 02:09:17PM +0530, Wingston Sharon wrote:
>  I'm using the pengutronix ptxdist BSP for the mini2440 and i wanted
> to set up an xwindow system.
> but got this error.. when trying to start Xorg.. i have enabled
> anxkeymap entry in menuconfig but i cant find a keymap   entry in
> eithermenuconfig or kernelconfig.doing a ptxdist clean xorg and then
> ptxdist go doesnt help either.. asin ptxdist says that theres nothing
> to be done for world.
> (==) Logfile: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Thu Oct  2 23:41:35
> 2008(==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"(==) Using system
> config directory"/usr/lib/X11/xorg.conf.d"sh: /usr/bin/xkbcomp: not found(EE) Error compiling keymap (server-0)(EE) XKB: Couldn't compile
Sounds like you need to install xkbcomp.

> keymap         XKB: Failed to compile keymap                  Keyboard
> initialization failed. This could be amissing or incorrect setup of x.
>    Fatal server error:    Failed to activate core
> devices.-----------------doing a little more digging around i came
> across the xorg -configureoption.. this though gives me this little
> gem of knowledge..
> root at mini2440:~ Xorg -configure
> X.Org X Server 1.9.3Release Date: 2010-12-13X Protocol Version 11,
> Revision 0Build Operating System:Linux- PtxdistCurrent Operating
> System: Linux mini2440 3.1.1-ptx-2011.11.0 #0 PREEMPT Fri NovlKernel
> command line: console=ttySAC0,115200 mini2440=6tbc
> ip= Date: 18 November 2011  11:37:52AM
> Current version of pixman: 0.21.2       Before reporting problems,
> check       to make sure that
> you have the latest version.Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config
> file, (==) default setting,       (++) from command line, (!!) notice,
> (II) informational,       (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not
> implemented, (??) unknown.(==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time:
> Thu Oct  2 23:53:52 2008List ofvideo drivers:       dummy       v4l
>    fbdev            No devices to configure.  Configuration failed.
> -----------i gues my device is fbdev.. but i'm stumped how i would be
> able to getit to configure the xorg.config file.[Wilson Wingston
> Sharon]


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