Xorg -configure

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Feb 24 20:29:21 PST 2010

Carl Thorn wrote:
> I have completed installing X on a 6.6 rc1 system following the
> developmental blfs book. After entering the Xorg -configure the
> screen goes blank as it is supposed to. How long to I wait for it to
> configure? Do I have to do a hard reboot or do I wait til the machine
> does something besides stare back at me with a blank screen?

Should come back ins a second or two.  If not, reboot and check to see 
if any logs were created e.g. /var/log/Xorg.0.log

Make sure that you only have the appropriate drivers in 
/usr/lib/X11/modules/drivers.  Move out anything that doesn't look 

   -- Bruce

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