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Debian Minimal – Xorg

It has always seemed strange to me that when installing X on a minimal Debian installation that it wants to pull in drivers for ALL the video cards that have ever existed. More here

Perhaps that was an exaggeration but it would be nice to be able to just install xserver-xorg-video-intel (and perhaps …-vesa as backup) for my Intel-based Eee 1000. Trying various combinations didn’t work, even with –no-install-recommends.

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