Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 06-04-2004, 10:56 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Apr 2004
Distribution: gentoo
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
Question no signal when starting xorg for the 1st time (but the second time works fine)

Hi all

I have a weird problem with my xorg server. When I do startx, xorg seems to start normally (no error messages), then the screen goes blank and my monitor complains of getting "no signal". If I then kill the server (ctrl-alt-bkspc) and do startx again, everything works fine. This happens to me every time I try to start X for the first time after bootup. Any ideas what might be wrong?

Thanks for your help


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
cs 1.6 on steam works fine.....the first time i play AM1SHFURN1TURE Linux - Games 2 10-21-2004 12:27 PM
Long Time Reader - 1st Time Poster prissed Member Intro 1 08-10-2004 12:13 PM
hang after 1st time wizard lungboy Linux - Newbie 0 06-19-2003 11:49 AM
1st time ATA need help Arovin Slackware 3 04-16-2002 09:52 PM
1st time boot error monster_robots Linux - Software 4 06-18-2001 01:56 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:59 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration