> I just recently built and installed the new X11 libs for linux. I'm
> currently running Red Hat v4.2. When I start up linux, everything works
> fine until it gets to the login. I get the console login for a split
> second then it tries to start up the xlogin. Then, it gets hung up there
> and the screen flashes every 5 seconds or so. I'm unable to log in to
> even try to track down the problem. Any suggestions on what the problem
> could be or any possible solutions? Thanks in advance.
Regular flashing probably means that the X Server is starting, getting
part way through or even completining initialisation and then failing.
There could be dozens of causes. First step... does 'X' work? If that
works, does 'startx' work? You should also try manually starting 'xdm
-debug 100' at the command line and send the output to a file, so you
can see what it is complaining about (I assume that by 'xlogin' you mean
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