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Old 08-13-2004, 05:05 AM   #1
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RollBack my configuration

i currently can't log into the gnome because i've installed yesterday a wrong video driver, how do i roll back to the previous configuration (the orking one) from the prompt?, i did save a configuration before i changed the video drivers but i don't know how to recover it.

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Old 08-13-2004, 10:54 AM   #2
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run xf86config and re-setup X. that will give you the chance to choose a working driver and get back to where you were.

hope i could help!!!!!!!!!

Old 08-13-2004, 09:43 PM   #3
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sorry, i didn't mention i had fedora core 2, so i'm using xorg, what command do i use to run a setup of xorg?


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