RE: FW: X + gdm at bootup madness
No, these loglines are form the FIRST attempt, at bootup. This is off
course with the rc-script from the package.
After this fails, I login to the terminal, and do a /etc/init.d/gdm
restart. (or stop and then start, no difference). It then fires up X
without ANY probs or errors. So no need to post that XFree86 log I
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kent West [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Sunday, May 02, 2004 3:28 PM
> To: 'debian'
> Subject: Re: FW: X + gdm at bootup madness
> Pim Bliek wrote:
> >Nobody with an answer on this one?
> >>I am having some weird problem I do not understand. When I
> >>boot up my machine, I have it to load gdm automatically to
> >>start X. It doesn't. It bails out, with errors in
> >>/var/log/XFree86.0.log (output below).
> >>When I login as root directly after this happens and type:
> >>/etc/init.d/gdm restart It loads up X right away without a glitch.
> >>I do not understand why it does not work, while it does 5
> >>seconds later?
> >>Anyone? I use 2.6.4 on an NForce2 mobo with an ATI Radeon
> >>9000 pro. Here is the errorlog:
> >>(II) LoadModule: "bitmap"
> >>(WW) Warning, couldn't open module bitmap
> >>(II) UnloadModule: "bitmap"
> >>(EE) Failed to load module "bitmap" (module does not exist, 0)
> >>(II) LoadModule: "pcidata"
> >>(WW) Warning, couldn't open module pcidata
> >>(II) UnloadModule: "pcidata"
> >>(EE) Failed to load module "pcidata" (module does not exist, 0)
> >>Fatal server error:
> >>Unable to load required base modules, Exiting...
> Are these lines in the log after the second successful
> attempt to start gdm?
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