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Old 02-28-2004, 03:23 PM   #1
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i need serious help!!!

ok im a newbie and i just ran the setup of redhat 9 on my pc, in using the swap option to switch between win 98 and redhat linux... neways... i choose redhat and it starts to boot up, i log in as root and i put in my password... then this appears...

[root@localhost root]#

i tried tiping in startx but then it gives me this...

XIO: fatal IO error 104 (connection reset by peer) on x server ":0,0" after 0 requests (0 known processed) with 0 events remaining

Old 08-21-2005, 04:02 PM   #2
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Can you post the contents of /var/log/Xorg.0.log?
Old 08-21-2005, 04:11 PM   #3
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Xorg just needs to be better configured for your monitor. Find your monitor's specs and DON'T PANIC!


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