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Old 09-01-2005, 11:40 AM   #1
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Virtual PC - Mandrake - Startx Wont work

hello, i just instaleld linux mandrake 10.1 on virtual pc i'm running xp and i have a problem running startx i've figured that i need to install nvidia driver

MY error

since i'm using virtual pc i havent yet figured out how to load the my file.

thanx for all your help

my nvidia drive is NVIDIA GeForce FX 5700LE

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Old 09-01-2005, 01:14 PM   #2
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Most .run files are just executables. So chmod +x then ./FILENAME.

Did you run the X configuration tool?
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no and im not sure if i did i just installed mandrake and it gave few list of configuration i selected for Graphics i selected Nvidia > GeForce FX and the res and other stuff and everything was good except audio which was fine and then it asked me to rebot and it asked for user and pass which i entered and i typed in startx and got this error


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