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Re: Debian without screen

Jan and Bertil Smark Nilsson <jbsn@tpg.com.au> wrote:
> I'm trying to run Debian without a screen. When it has finished 
> loading, I get a braille display without any dots. When I check 
> /var/log/gdm3/:0.log, it ends with "Fatal server error: no 
> screens found". I'm running Sid and the problem occurred after my 
> lates software upgrade. 

You need to install xserver-xorg-video-dummy (the "dummy" video driver) and
edit /etc/X11/xorg.conf to enable it:

Section "device"
  driver "dummy"

  I'm not completely sure that the above is correct, but it should be close.

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