Re: Xwindows install problem on laptop
On 22-Feb-2002 Carlton Ellis wrote:
> I just did my first Debian install last evening. Compaq Armada 1520 (oldie).
> I used debconf to add Xwindows (HTTP install). I have never been able to
> get past the initial screen (after X-windows starts) with all the X's. The
> "X" cursor does go to a pointer, and then the machine hangs. I chose
> framebuffer option for X-windows.
> I can't seem to interupt the boot process at any point - it boots, checks
> the disk for errors, gets all set - starts Xwindows and hangs.
don't use a framebuffer.