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Old 01-07-2003, 04:54 AM   #1
ttuclint
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help me - very new at this


ok with redhat 8.0

startx results in 0 screens found

i run xf86config, put in everything and still no screens found, what am I doing wrong ?
 
Old 01-07-2003, 05:56 AM   #2
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ok nm about that, new problem, I got it started and changed the resolution and also enabled 3d acceleration, when I restarted the screen will come up with very wierd looking colors and basically crap. went back into the xf86config but it did not fix this.
 
Old 01-07-2003, 05:59 AM   #3
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You might wanna check and see if you have Xconfigurator and use that instead. If not..

Open up your /etc/X11/XF86Config-4 file and locate the resolution section. Make sure that "default depth=X" where the X is something like 24 or 32, not 8 or 16.

Save, exit, and try again.

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