I successfully installed XFree86 220.127.116.11 and everything
works fine with my Matrox Millenium G200.
When I say "everything works fine" I mean that the SVGA
server runs with a startx command. I installed some
managers and choosed KDE. But now I want to set the run
level to 5 to have the graphic login... Now things get more
complicated ! I give the login and the X server seem to
start but the screen gets blank and the top of the display
is dirty. Then the server closes and I return to the
The questions are :
a) which files are needed by xdm for initialization, and
could cause a bad initialization of X, and are not used by
startx (because it works).
b) are there general, well known, newbies problems with xdm
c) any idea on how to determine what causes the crash is