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Old 02-01-2006, 12:05 AM   #1
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Xserver pronlem

i have a system nd its hardware configration is
40gb hdd
i hav installed redhat linux 9 in my sytem.
but now its not working properly expecially with xsever.
it will work after the installation.
but as i restart my system a message will be displayed "I cannot start your xserver . there is some problem .....". i dont know what to do.
please giude me..
nd i am new to linux.
so i need your help.
thank you.
Old 02-01-2006, 12:36 AM   #2
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try using Ctrl+Alt+BAckspace key combination to restart the X server..
Can you get in the text mode??
Old 02-01-2006, 07:09 AM   #3
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Look at X log file

Look at the X log file which is probably located at
/var/log/Xorg.0.log (at least if you use the xorg version of X)
Look for lines with (EE) which are X errors (the symbols are defined at the top of the file).


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