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Old 03-24-2004, 02:18 PM   #1
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Cant start x server

Firs of all i should nemtion that i use debian.

I cant start the x server, and when i try i get the fallowing message:

(ww) ATI: PCI\AGP Mach64 in slot 1:0:0 could not be detected!
(ww) ATI: PCI\AGP Mach64 in slot 1:0:1 could not be detected!
(ee)No devices detected

I have no idea what to do about this please help.
Old 03-24-2004, 02:21 PM   #2
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Details please. What video card do you have? How did you configure?
Old 03-24-2004, 02:48 PM   #3
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I have a ATI Radeon 9200 series
I dont know so much about linux since i am trying to install it for the first time, but i downloaded Xfree86 4.3 (i think) Problem because i downloaded and installed 4.3 but when it tryes to start gdm it sais when i view the dignostic that its the if i remember it correctly

I dont remember the hole conf questions, he, i know i can check it somewher but i dont know where, sorry.

And i have goggled yes. Found similar problems but i wasnt able to fix the problem.

Tried to figure this out by using google for a week now..

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