Re: xfree86 on km4m-v m/b (s3virge onboard)
On Fri, Jul 01, 2005 at 02:35:12AM -0400, Kevin Mark wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 30, 2005 at 10:56:43AM -0400, Rick Pasotto wrote:
> > How do I get X running using the onboard S3virge graphics? I've run
> > dpkg-reconfigure but when I run startx it reports 'no screens
> > found'. This is on a new install of sarge.
> Hi rick,
> please include the error message of the /var/log/XFree86.log or
> similar files. But remove the uninteresting stuff. look for the EE
Switching to the 'vesa' driver solved the problem. It works great. The
specs say the board implements S3Virge but maybe xfree86 is looking for
a specific chip that's not on the board.
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