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Old 01-16-2006, 01:02 AM   #1
Zeno McDohl
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Attempted to get X setup


Following this:
http://www.bitbenderforums.com/vb22/...?postid=313121

I tried to get X setup, and failed. The error when I try xorgconfig is:
Code:
(EE) No devices detected.

Fatal server error:
no screens found
It asked me some questions I didn't know. Like the kHz of the monitor. I have no idea, and I don't see it mentioned in the instruction manual.

The computer I have is this:
http://www.hitachipc.com/desktops/index.html
Except it's a 1500 series.

So is there a way to find out some details of the monitor using bash or something?

[EDIT] Okay, I got X working. Still having problems with my network though.

Last edited by Zeno McDohl; 01-16-2006 at 01:11 AM.
 
Old 01-17-2006, 01:20 AM   #2
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In future, could you add a post saying what the solution was please?
 
  


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