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Old 02-03-2010, 08:14 AM   #16
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Maybe try running the command Xorg -configure (note the capital X, Linux's commands and filenames, unlike Windows/DOS, are case sensitive!), and then startkde.

And, of course, be sure you are logged in and not typing these commands in the username prompt.

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Old 02-03-2010, 06:00 PM   #17
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Might try to see how to use VESA instead. You'd have to run sax or sax2 to re-config.
 
Old 02-03-2010, 06:08 PM   #18
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@MTK358: OP is using the XFree86, the precursor of Xorg ...
 
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Why? Why not upgrade to Xorg?
 
  


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