How to start Xorg on SPARC frame buffers, XVR-300, XVR-100 or XVR-50

(Doc ID 1476821.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 27, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 9/10 U9 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 13-Jan-2014***


Xsun has been Xserver for traditional SPARC systems. On the other hand, Xorg is for the default Xserver for x86 systems.

Now Xorg can be run on some frame buffers for SPARC systems, such as XVR-300, XVR-100 or XVR-50.

This artcle explains how to start Xorg on those SPARC frame buffers.


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