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Old 08-27-2005, 04:39 PM   #1
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x server dies...dies...dead!


My x-server (running gnome 2.10) will die every few hours or so. Here is the latest entry after a crash from /var/log/Xorg.0.log:

(II) XINPUT: Adding extended input device "Configured Mouse" (type: MOUSE)
(II) XINPUT: Adding extended input device "Generic Keyboard" (type: KEYBOARD)
(II) Configured Mouse: ps2EnableDataReporting: succeeded
Warning: font renderer for ".pcf" already registered at priority 0
Warning: font renderer for ".pcf.Z" already registered at priority 0
Warning: font renderer for ".pcf.gz" already registered at priority 0
Warning: font renderer for ".snf" already registered at priority 0
Warning: font renderer for ".snf.Z" already registered at priority 0
Warning: font renderer for ".snf.gz" already registered at priority 0
Warning: font renderer for ".bdf" already registered at priority 0
Warning: font renderer for ".bdf.Z" already registered at priority 0
Warning: font renderer for ".bdf.gz" already registered at priority 0
Warning: font renderer for ".pmf" already registered at priority 0
Could not init font path element unix/:7100, removing from list!

any ideas?

Thx,

aq
 
Old 08-27-2005, 07:15 PM   #2
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Perhaps you find more clues in the kernel log (usually /var/log/messages - could be different in your distribution.
 
Old 08-28-2005, 11:54 AM   #3
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Sounds like the font-database might need to be rebuilt, but I'm not sure that these messages are the "smoking gun" you're looking for. As suggested, see the other logs in /var/log...
 
  


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