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Old 05-21-2007, 05:09 AM   #1
green_turkey
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My Graphical User Interface is blank


I am bran new to Linux, any to get to the point I installed Fedora Core 5 on my PS3 so I could run more applications on it any way i just spent all night installing it, and I loged in and typed "startx" to get the desktop working and all I got was a blank blue screen with my mouse. Can someone help ?
 
Old 05-21-2007, 09:26 AM   #2
Bhambra
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Solution to Startx problem

Check to make sure that whether /etc/X11/xorg.conf file is present or not. This file is read before starting the X or GUI session.
your GUI session could not work properly if /home or /tmp directory is full or due to missing or corruption of xorg.conf file.
The only solution to this is run the command system-config-display as a root. This command will make or correct ur /etc/X11/xorg.conf file. Possibly this may work.
 
  


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