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Bug#504226: OS install problem X not started

reassign 504226 xserver-xorg-core

On Saturday 01 November 2008, markwheelercpa@ca.rr.com wrote:
> Comments/Problems:
> I have done this before with Intel i386 many times. This is my first
> try with an AMD64 CPU/MoBo and AMD64 Linux.
> Install, options selection and download, and Boot up sequence is normal
> until I get a Blue screen that says "Failed to start the X server (your
> graphical interface). It looks like that it is not set up correctly.
> Would you like to view the X server output to diagnose the problem?"
> A Yes No option appears there and is overlayed with white on
> black text: "eth0: no IPv6 routers present".
> Then:
> X Window System Version 7.1.1
> Release date: 12 May 2006
> X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 7.1.1
> Build Opeating system: Unknown
> Current operating system: Linux [my assigned computer name]
> 2.6.24-etchnhalf.1-amd64 #1 SMP Mon Jul 21 10:36:02 UTC 2008 x86_64
> Build date: 01 June 2008
> Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org [I did, no help]
> Module loader present
> (==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Sat Nov 1 14:20:38 2008
> (==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"
> (EE) No devices detected.

This is not a problem in the installer itself, but with the configuration 
of X.Org. Therefore reassigning to the X.Org maintainers.

(Hardware details can be found in the BR.)


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