xserver-xorg-legacy - setuid root Xorg server wrapper

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name xserver-xorg-legacy
Package version 1.19.6
Package release 1ubuntu4
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 261 B
Download size 31.94 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
This package provides a wrapper for the Xorg X server, which is
necessary for legacy drivers and non-Linux kernels.


Package Version Architecture Repository
xserver-xorg-legacy_1.19.6-1ubuntu4.2_i386.deb 1.19.6 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
xserver-xorg-legacy_1.19.6-1ubuntu4.2_amd64.deb 1.19.6 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
xserver-xorg-legacy_1.19.6-1ubuntu4_i386.deb 1.19.6 i386 Ubuntu Main
xserver-xorg-legacy - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
libc6 >= 2.3.4
xserver-common >= 2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4


Name Value
x11-common << 1:7.7+10~
xserver-xorg-core << 2:1.17.2-3~


Type URL
Binary Package xserver-xorg-legacy_1.19.6-1ubuntu4_amd64.deb
Source Package xorg-server

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install xserver-xorg-legacy deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-legacy




2018-04-13 - Marc Deslauriers <marc.deslauriers@ubuntu.com>
xorg-server (2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4) bionic; urgency=medium
* debian/patches/fix-default-permissions.patch: fix default permissions
when creating the log directory. (LP: #1735929)
2018-03-13 - Timo Aaltonen <tjaalton@debian.org>
xorg-server (2:1.19.6-1ubuntu3) bionic; urgency=medium
* dri2-Sync-i965_pci_ids.h-from-Mesa.patch: Update i965_pci_ids.h to
include latest CFL. (LP: #1753954)
* server-1.19.diff: Pull fixes from upstream stable branch.
(LP: #1748926)
2018-02-22 - Timo Aaltonen <tjaalton@debian.org>
xorg-server (2:1.19.6-1ubuntu2) bionic; urgency=medium
* improve-outputclass.diff: Backport commits from upstream to improve
OutputClass to support options and overriding primary GPU.
* 191-Xorg-add-an-extra-module-path.patch, rules.flags: Drop adding
extra-modules dir, not necessary anymore with outputclass additions.
* 105_nvidia_autodetect.patch: Dropped, obsolete now.
* 188_default_primary_to_first_busid.patch: Dropped, obsolete now.
2018-01-26 - Timo Aaltonen <tjaalton@debian.org>
xorg-server (2:1.19.6-1ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=medium
* Merge with Debian.
* XShmGetImage_fix_censoring.patch: Dropped, upstream.
2018-01-18 - Timo Aaltonen <tjaalton@debian.org>
xorg-server (2:1.19.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
* Use --sourcedir=debian/tmp/udeb for the udeb package and
--sourcedir=debian/tmp/main for the rest, so that we don't have
to specify where the files come from as well as where they should
be installed to in *.install.
* Install xorg-server.pc to a multiarch location. Based on a patch
from Helmut Grohne. Closes: #836453.
* Move xserver-xorg-legacy to priority optional, as priority extra is
* Make calculation of xserver-xorg-core's xinput/video ABI provides more
* Use ${prefix} rather than ${libexecdir} for --with-module-dir, as the
module dir ends up in the pkg-config file, where libexecdir is not
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* New upstream release.
* 07-glx-do-not-pick-srgb-config-for-32bit-rgba-visual.diff: Add a
patch from upstream to fix potential issues with mesa git.
2017-10-13 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
xorg-server (2:1.19.5-1) unstable; urgency=high
[ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
* rules: Try to simplify a bit flags handling and move them
to rules.flags.
* rules: Remove --disable-silent-rules, dh passes that for us.
[ Andreas Boll ]
* New upstream release.
- CVE-2017-12176, CVE-2017-12177, CVE-2017-12178, CVE-2017-12179,
- CVE-2017-12180, CVE-2017-12181, CVE-2017-12182, CVE-2017-12183,
- CVE-2017-12184, CVE-2017-12185, CVE-2017-12186, CVE-2017-12187
2017-10-15 - Dmitry Shachnev <mitya57@ubuntu.com>
xorg-server (2:1.19.5-0ubuntu2) artful; urgency=medium
* Backport upstream patch to fix cropping in XShmGetImage (LP: #1723732).
2017-10-13 - Timo Aaltonen <tjaalton@debian.org>
xorg-server (2:1.19.5-0ubuntu1) artful; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
- Fix CVE's:
CVE-2017-12176, CVE-2017-12177, CVE-2017-12178, CVE-2017-12179,
CVE-2017-12180, CVE-2017-12181, CVE-2017-12182, CVE-2017-12183,
CVE-2017-12184, CVE-2017-12185, CVE-2017-12186, CVE-2017-12187
- Revert a commit that regressed PRIME sync
- os: Make sure big requests have sufficient length.
2017-10-11 - Timo Aaltonen <tjaalton@debian.org>
xorg-server (2:1.19.4-1ubuntu2) artful; urgency=medium
* xvfb-run: Keep redirecting stderr to stdout, autopkgtests need it.
2017-10-10 - Timo Aaltonen <tjaalton@debian.org>
xorg-server (2:1.19.4-1ubuntu1) artful; urgency=medium
* Merge from Debian.
- new bugfix release

See Also

Package Description
xserver-xorg-video-all_7.7+19ubuntu7_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- output driver metapackage
xserver-xorg-video-amdgpu_18.0.1-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- AMDGPU display driver
xserver-xorg-video-ati_18.0.1-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- AMD/ATI display driver wrapper
xserver-xorg-video-dummy_0.3.8-1build1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- dummy display driver
xserver-xorg-video-fbdev_0.4.4-1build6_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- fbdev display driver
xserver-xorg-video-intel_2.99.917+git20171229-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- Intel i8xx, i9xx display driver
xserver-xorg-video-nouveau_1.0.15-2_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- Nouveau display driver
xserver-xorg-video-qxl_0.1.5-2build1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- QXL display driver
xserver-xorg-video-radeon_18.0.1-1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- AMD/ATI Radeon display driver
xserver-xorg-video-vesa_2.3.4-1build3_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- VESA display driver
xserver-xorg-video-vmware_13.2.1-1build1_amd64.deb X.Org X server -- VMware display driver
xserver-xorg_7.7+19ubuntu7_amd64.deb X.Org X server
xsltproc_1.1.29-5_amd64.deb XSLT 1.0 command line processor
xtrans-dev_1.3.5-1_all.deb X transport library (development files)
xul-ext-ubufox_3.4-0ubuntu1.17.10.1_all.deb Ubuntu modifications for Firefox