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Old 08-08-2003, 02:06 PM   #1
Nightmatrix
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Need Help Configuring Mandrake


Hi Everyone I just started using this program Virtual PC to Host Linux on my windows system Everything was installing fine untill I had to configure my Graphics card I think the correct term is bootloader Something crashed and I had to stop the program from running anyway It seems to be working fine but the xwindow system does'nt seem to want to start I don't think it was configured properly is there anyway to configure it from a shell start up or do I have to do it all over again

Anyway Thanks in Advance

Andrew

PS I tried typing in startx but that did'nt work

Thanks
 
Old 08-08-2003, 02:17 PM   #2
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what error did you get when typing startx?
 
Old 08-08-2003, 02:27 PM   #3
Nightmatrix
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Errors I recieved

Hey thanks for replying so quick

here are the errors I am recieving


execve failed for /etc/X11/X (errno 2)
giving up
xinit no such file or directory (errno 2) unable to connect to X Server
xinit no such process (errno3): Server Error
 
  


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