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Re: X doesn't work after apt-get upgrade (unstable)

On 2006-10-01 15:50:58 +0100, Gerard Robin wrote:
> After apt-get upgrade (unstable), startx fails with the message:
> ..............
> Could not init font path element unix: 7100, removing from list!
> Fatal server error:
> could not open default font 'fixed'
> X10 fatal IO error 104 Connection reset by peer on X server ":0.0" 
> after 0 requests (0 know processed) with 0 events remaining.
> to fix the problem  I ran: dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg

I had a similar problem after upgrading to Xorg, and
"dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg" didn't solve the problem,
as I was setting the font path from my ".xinitrc". So, the
solution was to remove that setting.

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