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Old 09-08-2004, 11:15 PM   #1
quadricat
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Exclamation Moniter dies on startup for the "login" screen... Need to change moniter type, help?


Ok so I changed monitor types on the display or configuration or whatever it is! I switched from an Unprobed to a generic, now when I reboot, everything works up until the login screen where the screen suddenly dies. -_-

I can access a command line but ... I dun have a CLUE what to type in to recongifure my monitor type.

Pllleeaasseee help if you can, desperate @_@;

Thanks for your time.

~Quadricat
 
Old 09-09-2004, 12:45 AM   #2
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Depending on your distro you will have to edit Xfree's or Xorg's configuration file.
On Gentoo and Fedora (anbd probably any distro using Xorg) it is /etc/X11/xorg.conf
 
Old 09-09-2004, 01:34 AM   #3
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Hello!
u change ur run level to three. It the non graphic mode. Then try startx
 
  


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