Re: Xfree setup: does AGP require anything special?
On Sun, 18 Jan 2004 01:40:13 +0100, Jonathan Matthews wrote:
> Unfortunately, I'm not doing a great job. I did a netinstall from
> debian-installer (12-01-04, FWIW, and it *rocks*!), but can't seem to
> get X to come up at all.
My usual approaches in such cases:
1. (as proposed by another poster) try KNOPPIX
2. even more often, I resort to
and then follow the last line of that screen output
(XFree86 -xf86config /root/XF86Config.new)
I'm writing this as far as my memory is correct; so no guarantees !
Usually, this never brings the final config, but serves as starting point:
Does it recognize the hardware ?
And then the XFConfig can be tuned ...