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Re: X Server Crash

On Mon, Aug 23, 2004 at 02:33:02PM -0400, tallison@tacocat.net wrote:
> > Hello everyone,
> > This is my first posting to any debian list.
> > I had a problem with an X Server Crash whose output, together with that of
> > scanpci, is pasted below. I digged around lists.debian.org and found
> > similar problems experienced by others, only that they didn't help. I'm
> > running Woody 3.0r2. Is it possible to successfully run X without
> > upgrading any software and if so how. Thanks.
> >
> > (EE) No devices detected.
> >
> > Fatal server error:
> > no screens found
> >
> Wish I had an answer for you.  I have the same problem.
> I am not sure why it's like this, but "dumb problem" comes to mind.

As root:

dpkg-reconfigure -plow xserver-xfree86

Say: 'No' to framebuffers. If X still fails, upload your
/var/log/XFree86.0.log file.

-- Thomas Adam

"Frankly, Mr. Shankly, since you ask. You are a flatulent pain in 
the arse." -- Morrissey.

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