Have you installed xserver-SVGA?
>>>>> "Beavis" == Beavis <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> try to set up x
> installed the following packages
> xserver-common, xfonts-base, fonts-100dpi, xfonts-75dpi,
> ran the following:
> apt-get install xf86setup XF86Config
> do startx
> i get the error messages:
> x: exec of /usr/bin/X11/XF86_SVGA failed
> ..............giving up
> xinit: connection refused (errno 111): unable to connect to x
> xinit: No such process )errno 3): Server error.
> anyone have any ideas?
> thankx in advance beavis