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Re: Help getting X server working?...

On Son, 2002-11-03 at 23:39, Nathanael Nerode wrote:
> I've installed debian testing on a beautiful new machine, with an NVIDIA
> Quadro 4 video card, and a Dell 1702FP monitor (LCD), connected with 
> the digital interface.  Naively attempting to set up XFree86, I get the 
> error that it "can't find a valid framebuffer device". (?!)  Log from 
> 'startx' follows.  Any hints anyone?

Either use rivafb in console or dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xfree86 and
tell it not to use a framebuffer device.

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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