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Old 01-19-2006, 02:10 AM   #1
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startx issue

Hi all

I use ASUS motherboard and have Redhat linux (WS Taroon) installed.
When i try and run startx I get an "out of band frequency error".
Please advice.

Old 01-19-2006, 05:31 PM   #2
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san802k, I have moved your post from the thread you have posted it to and moved to a separate one.

The error you get appears when the settings are too high (or have too close range) that the system can't find a resonable resolution and refresh rate. Look into your /etc/X11/XFree86Config-4 (or similar file in /etc/ and please show us what you have in the lines beginning with HorizSync and VertRefresh (in Section "Monitor").
Old 02-24-2006, 05:05 AM   #3
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Hi mara

Thank you so much for the reply. I shall try out the same and let you know soon.

meanwhile I also have another issue My linux OS is unable to detect the 2 ethernet cards installed.However the windows XP that i have installed in the same box seems to detect the cards without my having to install it.
Old 02-24-2006, 05:28 AM   #4
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Without any information on which network cards these are (or which chips they use) you probably won't get many useful answer. I suggest you post some info about this


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