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X can't start because its missing PEXExtensionInit?

John F. Davis writes:
 > I just reinstalled X via dselect and X still doesn't work.
 > I examined the log file and the error output, and it appears
 > I need to get PEXExtension and sunMouseProc to work.  However,
 > I'm not sure.

Verify if /dev/mouse is linked to /dev/sunmouse and not to
/dev/gpmdata. I have a simimar probleme and this solves mine. As for
the "PEX" error I always got this message, but this doesn't prevent
the server to work correctly

 > PEXExtensionInit: Couldn't open default PEX font file  Roman_M
 > sunMouseProc ioctl VUIDGFORMAT: Invalid argument
 > Fatal server error:
 > failed to initialize core devices
 > X connection to :0.0 broken (explicit kill or server shutdown).

PHAM Dinh Tuan                         | e-mail: Dinh-Tuan.Pham@imag.fr
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