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Old 11-03-2002, 10:51 PM   #1
catz423
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Question Mandrake 9.0 Need some help


I just wiped my system where i used Red Hat 7.2 and decided to put Mandrake 9.0 on. I am trying to change my resolution and so I am trying to access XF86Config-4 but I keep getting access denied, and yes I am already logged in as root. Thanks alot guys for your time.

Dan CaT
 
Old 11-03-2002, 11:03 PM   #2
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Basically When I type /etc/X11/XF86Config in root I get permission Denied
 
Old 11-04-2002, 02:15 PM   #3
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Wink XF896Config access denied

Why dont you just use your Control Centre, you can change your resolution and do most hardware related configuration from there?

I was testing the command myself and getting the error message but I am assuming (ass -u -me !) that you already have a desktop available?

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Old 11-05-2002, 08:00 PM   #4
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Well no iam doing it on a formated HD - so iam booting from cd to install it.. :/
 
  


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