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Re: messed up my X-windows in Etch

On 30 Apr 2006, Tyler Smith wrote:
> Ok, I've fixed the resolution problem. Somewhere in my 
> upgrading/configuring I lost the 1280x1024 setting from my xorg.conf 
> file, which was easily fixed. Now I just need to know how to get my 
> graphical login back.
> Cheers,
> Tyler

I've always found that xdm is something I'm better without. If it fails
to start for any reason it may be impossible to log in at all,
especially if the crtl-alt-F* command doesn't work so that you can't get
to a console. I always disable xdm and  use startx.


Anthony Campbell - ac@acampbell.org.uk 
Microsoft-free zone - Using Linux Gnu-Debian
http://www.acampbell.org.uk (blog, book reviews, 
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