Originally Posted by prashant11
I'm new to Linux. I downloaded and install Fedora 6 on a Dell workstation. after a successfull install, I can boot and log in. when I type "startx" to launch the GUI, it flickers and comes back to text mode with an error. it says "screen 0 is not dri capable". what can I do? should i reinstall?
i appreciate your help. thanks.
This usually happens when the X server cant load a compatible DRI module for your GPU.
What Dell machine and specs is it?
POST Your out put of 'lspci' and 'dmesg' and i might be able to tell you whats going on?