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Old 07-28-2008, 03:21 PM   #1
av.dubey
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x server not starting in fedora 8


i recently installed fedora 8 on my friends desktop..
but the graphical mode is not starting..
the x server is not able to start...n its giving error..
can neone tell me how to fix this??
 
Old 07-28-2008, 04:58 PM   #2
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More information is needed. What is the exact error message? What is the hardware (computer, graphics card, etc.)?

Provide this information and we may be able to help you.

Bob
 
Old 07-28-2008, 06:53 PM   #3
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Try getting to the terminal (Ctrl + alt + F1) and check the output of
cat /var/log/Xorg.0.log | grep EE
Most likely a driver issue or a misconfigured monitor.
 
Old 07-29-2008, 03:25 AM   #4
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ohk..ill send u the output today .....
 
Old 07-29-2008, 03:57 AM   #5
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Smile hi

Quote:
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ohk..ill send u the output today .....
Just install latest kernel...
 
Old 07-29-2008, 09:09 AM   #6
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how shld i install latest kernel...using yum or there is some other method too...
 
  


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