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Re: Problems with clean install of fvwm

On Fri 23 Feb 2018 at 09:57:12 -0600, Richard Owlett wrote:

> I just did "apt-get install xorg".
> Now typing "startx" at command line does give me a fvwm screen.

Fine. Now use the mouse (click) to get a menu.

> However typing "fvwm" at command line gives
> > [fvwm][main] <<ERROR>> can't open display

Do you mean you typed 'fvwm' instead of 'startx'? If you did - stop
doing it.

> What's still to be installed/configured?

> Would this be a bug against the fvwm package for not installing and
> configuring xorg?