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Old 11-23-2002, 11:49 AM   #1
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Angry X crashes

I have just installed RH 7.3 on my IBM T21 and am getting intermittent crashes in X, I think its X anyway. My guess is that it might be the video driver, but I don't know how to go about reconfiguring it, selecting another driver, etc... Can someone point me in the right direction?

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Old 11-23-2002, 12:34 PM   #2
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AsI understand from a google search it is an IBM thinkpad with savage video chip get the drivers at
also per-use
the page is about RH7 on that particular laptop, but the steps should be identical except getting XFree86-4.x.x - RH7.3 already ships with 4.0
Old 11-24-2002, 12:30 PM   #3
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Thanks for the info. Between looking at that page you gave me, plus running Xconfigure, the problem seems to have gone away.

Thanks again for the info.



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