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Old 12-09-2003, 08:00 PM   #1
mep]-[isto
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help getting links working in graphical mode


hey up everyone, i have a problem when trying to run links in graphical mode as a user yet its fine when i run as root, anyone able to help? heres the whole output when i run links -g (when user):

svgalib: Configuration file '/etc/vga/libvga.config' not found.
svgalib: Assuming Microsoft mouse.
svgalib: Assuming low end SVGA/8514 Monitor (35.5khz)
svgalib: Cannot get I/O permissions.

thats it, dies afterward...any help would be greatly appreciated to get this excellent browser working!

cheers
 
Old 12-09-2003, 08:13 PM   #2
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What is the permission on the vga dir. Mine looks like this.
ls -l /etc/ |grep vga
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 Jan 6 2003 vga
what is the permission on the file?
ls -l /etc/vga/ |grep libvga

I don't have that file, so don't know what it should be.

R.O.
 
Old 12-09-2003, 08:25 PM   #3
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i dont seem to have /etc/vga, i think the svgalib reported that, im not sure where it cannot get i/o permissions for...slight pain lol it wont tell me
 
  


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