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Re: X etc. with Debian on Vaio F340

Check the file $HOME/.xsession-errors for clues.  Also, I've had
better luck with xf86config than with XF86Setup.

On Feb 22, Steven K Thompson (skt@stat.psu.edu) wrote:
 > I would appreciate any advice on getting X etc. to work with my 
 > Sony Vaio F340.  It has the NeoMagic NM2200 Chipset.  
 > When I type startx I get a blank, grainy screen, and nothing else
 > happens.   The trackpad does move the pointer, however.  
 > During installation I chose the twm window manager for no apparent reason;
 > I think it was given as the default, but I would be open to changing it.
 > I chose the "simple" option for selecting packages and selected everything
 > associated with Gnome.  

Neil L. Roeth

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