RedHat 7.3 and a missing X server
jet at sonic.net
Tue Jun 4 22:46:10 PDT 2002
Yeah, that's the right driver.... I have been using that driver on my
laptop for almost 2 years now. I remember when it came out. Troy Engel
helped me out with that one.
There is no specific X server for this card. Just make sure you have
XFree86-4.2.0-8 and family installed.
So what is the problem?? I sense you want to punch the machine.... but I
don't know why...
run Xconfigurator, answer everything to the best of your ability and be
I have installed and upgraded 7.3 about 10 times so far without a hitch,
both clean server installs and upgrades.... In fact I am doing one as I
type this on a client's machine.
On Tue, 4 Jun 2002, Lincoln Peters wrote:
> I upgraded my main computer from Red Hat Linux 7.2 to 7.3 yesterday, and
> since then, I have felt like punching the computer at least 3 separate times
> (something I haven't felt since I used Windows 95 on a daily basis).
> My most serious problem is that there does not appear to be an X server for
> an ATI Rage 128 video card in the new version. When I ran Xconfigurator, it
> reported the following information after running the PCI probe:
> PCI Entry : ATI|Rage 128 RF/SG AGP
> X server : None
> XFree86 driver: r128 (default)
> Does anyone know what's going on and how to fix it?
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