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Old 07-28-2004, 07:51 AM   #1
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how to install Debian on my vm ware?

When i install debian on my vm ware( i use the iso image files,the name is debian-30r2-i386-binary-1.iso),there is something wrong ,but i cant know how to
solve it.please help me!

my video card is intel 845 GL.

when i run "startx",but i cant work well .the hints are the following.

(EE) VESA(0):No matching modes
(EE) Screen(s) found,but none have a usable configuration

Fatal server error:
no screens found

XIO: fatal IO error 104 on X server ":0.0"
after 0 requests ( 0 known processed) with 0 events remaining.
Old 07-28-2004, 09:07 AM   #2
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The only time I've gotten the "no screens found" error was when I installed kde, thinking it would install everything I needed to run X.

After I installed x-window-system, I didn't have the problem.


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