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Old 03-24-2005, 03:22 PM   #1
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ATI Drivers

I followed this tutorial all the way through a couple of times

when i get to the final step where you type startx in command line i get this error:
Fatal server error:
Server is already active for display 0
If this server is no longer running, remove /tmp/.X0-lock
and start again.

any ideas how to fix this? if you need more info ill provide it.
Old 03-24-2005, 03:25 PM   #2
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Have you tried "rm /tmp/.X0-lock"?
Old 03-24-2005, 03:38 PM   #3
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yes i have but i did it while still in kde. i cant figure out how to get to command line withough X. i tried the CTRL+ALT+F1 and my graphics go crazy and it doesnt take me to command line. It use to take me there but not no more.

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