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Re: Detecting Screen

On Wed, May 21, 2003 at 01:30:34PM +0100, North London John wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm trying to install Deb 3.0r1 on an iMac G3 Graphite.
> The base install goes fine, but after installing Xfree, startx gives me 
> an error message that the display hasn't been found.
> I'm a newbie, and not even sure where to start looking to for clues to 
> solve this.

The most common problem is failing to enter a BusID during 
configuration. You can reconfigure using

dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xfree86

If it still doesn't work, then post /etc/X11/XF86Config-4
and /var/log/XFree86.0.log

Debian GNU/Linux Operating System
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Chris Tillman (a people instance)

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