X won't start - sys crashes and monitor turns off!

X won't start - sys crashes and monitor turns off!

Post by Plus Net New » Fri, 16 Aug 2002 01:58:32



Just installed RH 7.3 - but when I try to start X windows, the display turns
off, and it's all over!  Can anyone please help?

Have a Gateway with S3 Virge MX.

 
 
 

X won't start - sys crashes and monitor turns off!

Post by mjt » Fri, 16 Aug 2002 02:31:53


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> Just installed RH 7.3 - but when I try to start X windows, the display turns
> off, and it's all over!  Can anyone please help?

<ctrl><alt><backspace>, then check this out:
http://www.tuxedo.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html

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X won't start - sys crashes and monitor turns off!

Post by dang » Fri, 16 Aug 2002 03:22:52


no use, but thanks for nowt.


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>> Just installed RH 7.3 - but when I try to start X windows, the display
turns
>> off, and it's all over!  Can anyone please help?

><ctrl><alt><backspace>, then check this out:
>http://www.tuxedo.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html

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