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Re: X doesn't start after installing debian

On Wednesday 12 March 2008 11:23:41 pm Jan Brosius wrote:

> I installed debian 4.0 r3 amd64 on my laptop an Acer Aspire 9920. The
> graphic card is Nvidia 8600M.
> The installation went well until after the reboot. Then the X server
> didn't start. I installed then with apt the debian package n"vidia-glx".
> But when I then start X I get a blank screen  and I don't  even get  a
> console input.

After you installed nvidia-glx, did you run m-a to build the necessary kernel 
modules like the instructions tell you?

> I there nothing I can do to install debian on my laptop.

Sounds like you already successfully installed Debian on that laptop.

Paul Johnson

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