When I installed FreeBSD 12 at my Thinkpad X240 few months ago, the support for Intel graphics was already in OS. I did not need to install any packages.
Recently something changed and Xorg started crashing at with my standard configs in
I found forum thread related to this issue: Xorg crash at FreeBSD 12 with Intel Haswell
The solution is quite easy
- First we need to install
drm-kmodfrom package of ports.
sudo pkg install drm-kmod
- Secondly, enable loading of his intel graphics kernel module on startup. To to this edit the file
- and reboot the system