Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook
User Name
Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).


  Search this Thread
Old 12-25-2006, 11:30 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Sep 2006
Posts: 24

Rep: Reputation: 15
xorg.conf can't find ???

everything works with the open-source driver except that xorg.conf can't find the DRI driver file "" I tried locating it, and I counldn't find it. Is there a way to get it back?

everything works fine, I had to re emerge mesa, and move the file from one place to another and now everything is happy


Last edited by vfronda; 12-26-2006 at 09:52 PM.
Old 12-26-2006, 08:23 AM   #2
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Isles of Man & Wight
Distribution: See signature
Posts: 548

Rep: Reputation: 40
Don't know what distro you are using, but on my Suse 10.1 x86_64, I find in /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/dri/ and /usr/X11R6/lib64/modules/dri/

Hope this helps
Old 12-26-2006, 12:01 PM   #3
LQ Newbie
Registered: Sep 2006
Posts: 24

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
file is absent, how can I reinstallit

the xorg log file says that it tries to load the file in the path you gave me and its not there, i tried "locate" with the all "" file names and none came up. I even tried looking in the folders you said and its absent. I may have mistakenly deleted it when I was trying to get the video card to work. Is there a program I can re install to get it back i.e. X, radeon driver, etc



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
About xorg.conf satimis Fedora 4 12-12-2006 02:54 AM
xorg.conf mgkemp Linux - Software 1 05-26-2005 09:21 AM
xorg.conf satinet Slackware 4 02-21-2005 04:40 PM
Where is xorg.conf? Royle Linux - General 5 11-07-2004 04:40 PM
Xorg Hard Crashes and corrupts xorg.conf Advocator Linux - General 0 07-15-2004 02:41 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:37 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration