Re: Unable to boot new buster installation
On mercredi 10 juin 2020 19:53:53 CEST Gary L. Roach wrote:
> The sequence of events on boot up are Bios screen, Debian Window with OS
> selection, Boot up sequence, login/password ( Xorg not running), startx
> -> error window. So to answer your question, the message is after
Right.. Looks like there's no display manager installed. Depending on your
favorite environment, could you install one of sddm, lxdm or gdm ?
On my side, I used sddm.
> Question: Where is the file that contains the display setup (ie refresh
> rate, resolution.)
This can be set in /etc/X11/xorg.conf in some cases (e.g. for nvidia
hardware). Now, most of the required information is retrieved from hardware by
Xorg. xorg.conf can usually be removed (except with nvidia driver).
> Where would randr get its information if Xorg was
>From Xorg process.
> I would have responded sooner but have been hit with a severe case of
All the best