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I run 'X -probeonly' in rescue mode/command shell as I have not been able to use FC3 at all post-install (The display corrupts to a blue mess at the log-in screen) and displays blank screen if I run 'X' from command shell.
I have adjusted display values for monitor in xorg.conf, added "noaccel" to video device in xorg.conf, removed rhgb from vmlinuz boot-up (which allows me to get all the way through boot-up), but still the display corrupts. I am getting seriously cheesed off with this, so any help would be much appreciated...
ps - FC3 32bit distro works fine, 64ver is giving me the above problem.
Being a newb, I only found out today that the installation of Nvidia drivers requires that 'X' has to be disabled - which I was guessing was causing the problem. So, having run inittab as 3, I tried various Nvidia drivers (after having deleted 'rhgb' from the bootup) and I finally had success with ver.7167. So, for the first time FC3_64 is running!
I did have to modify the installation though, as the installation tutorial from this site didnt work for me:
Removed 'rpm -e --nodeps xorg-x11-Mesa-libGL' and inserted 'modprobe nvidia' into /etc/rc.d/rc.local
Like I say an information post for any newbs having similar problems.