I typed "startx" and it went through the following process and for a short time the screen want blank. I am not sure how I can check what graphics card is installed (its a laptop).
xauth: creating new authority file /home/steve/.serverauth.4706
X Window System Version 7.1.1
Release Date: 12 May 2006
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 7.1.1
Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.17-4mdv i686
Current Operating System: Linux localhost2.6.17-5mdv #1 SMP Wed Sep 13 14:32:31 EDT 2006 i686
Build Date:17 September 2006
Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org
to make sure that you have the latest version.
Module Loader Present
Module Markers: (--)probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting, (++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational, (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
(==) Log File: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Sat Jan 26 02:02:48 2008
(==) Using config file: "/etc/x11/xorg.config"
Using vt 7
(EE)AIGLX: DRI module not loaded
The XKEYBOARD keymap compiler (xkbcomp) reports:
>Warning: Type "ONE_LEVEL" has 1 levels, but <RALT> has 2 symbols
> Ignoring extra symbols
Errors from xkbcomp are not fatal to the x server
Synaptics DeviceInit called
Synaptics DeviceOn called
Synaptics Device Off called
waiting for X server to shut down
- Sorry for the long post thought I should put all the display on there as I have obviously set something up incorrectly.
Thanks in advance