Re: xorg wont work and wont generate a log
On Tue, Nov 20, 2007 at 16:45:45 -0500, Peter Smerdon wrote:
> Florian Kulzer writes:
> > Is your local loopback interface up and working? Check the output of
> > "/sbin/ifconfig".
> lo Link encap:Local Loopback
> inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
> inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
> UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
> RX packets:8 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
> TX packets:8 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
> collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
> RX bytes:560 (560.0 b) TX bytes:560 (560.0 b)
> this looks normal dosen't it? loopback is `lo'?
That seems OK to me.
Do you see anything interesting in /var/log/syslog?
Is there any difference if you run startx as root? (Normally you should
not do that, of course, but trying it might help to rule out permission
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