RedHat 7.3 and a missing X server
tengel at sonic.net
Wed Jun 5 11:26:21 PDT 2002
jah -- start it like this:
startx 1>x.log 2>&1
and see if the logfile has any clues what's the dealio, which might help a lot. I know X already stores a lof somewhere, but this one is easier to find. ;)
-te (yet to load 7.3 on anything)
On Wed, Jun 05, 2002 at 10:09:53AM -0700, Rohling, David - Icore Inc wrote:
> Which test fails? Give us some more information. What is your resolution set
> to? Give them all a try. 800x600 non-interlaced seems to work best for me in
> all situations.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Lincoln Peters [mailto:lincoln_peters at hotmail.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, June 05, 2002 10:03 AM
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> Subject: Re: RedHat 7.3 and a missing X server
> >From: Mark Street <jet at sonic.net>
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> >Subject: Re: RedHat 7.3 and a missing X server
> >Date: Tue, 4 Jun 2002 22:46:10 -0700 (PDT)
> >So what is the problem?? I sense you want to punch the machine.... but I
> >don't know why...
> How about because X won't start up? I may have the right driver, but when I
> get through Xconfigurator and run the test, it fails. However, it doesn't
> tell me why it fails.
> I've tried it 3 times already, and it fails every time. The (apparently)
> missing X server is my only lead.
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