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I've reinstalled Fedeora Core 6 (Zod) three times. Each time after I've completed install, I am able to gui around and do what I need to do. When I shut down the computer and/or reboot, it takes me to the terminal and asks me to log in. When I try startx it says it can't find the x server.
-rw-r-r-- 1 root root 48505 Nov 29 11:16 Xorg.0.log
-rw-r-r-- 1 root root 39795 Nov 29 11:03 Xorg.0.log.old
-rw-r-r-- 1 root root 812 Nov 29 11:02 Xorg.setup.log
It's very odd that the grep command above returned an error. Perhaps you made a typo. Remember that file names in Linux are case-sensitive, and there is a huge difference between ' and `. Best approach is to copy-paste. I suspect you are not doing so because the output you just put here is not possible - the lines would never start with "-rw-r-r--" - you are missing a character.
Not, it's not the monitor. It's that the video driver which is being used does not support the DRI extension, which is required if you have AIGLX turned on (AIGLX lets you do a load of fancy eye-candy stuff, but it's not necessary).
You should turn off AIGLX. Look at the bottom of this page for instructions. You'll need to be root to edit the xorg.conf file.
gedit requires your windowing system to be running, which won't work until we've fixed it. We'll use another editor, nano. Log in as root and then do this:
cp xorg.conf xorg.conf.mybackup
At the bottom of the screen is a list of special command keys. ^ mean the control key in this context, so "^X Exit" means "press control-X to quit". If you ahev modified a file, you will be prompted if you want to save changes.
The xorg.conf file contains quite a lot of stuff. You'll need to locate the proper section. nano lets you search with control-w.