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To: "Ettore Salvi" <ettoresalvi@...>
From: Christoph Wegener <c.wegener@...>
Subject: Re: Xorg-Toshiba Laptop
Date: Fri, 8 Oct 2004 19:50:34 +0200
Hi

You can use "X -configure" to create a working base config.


Am Oct 8, 2004 um 18:59 schrieb Ettore Salvi:

> Hi everybody:
>         I'm installing Gentoo on my laptop (Toshiba Satellite A30 ).
> For XFree86Config i followed the guidelines in Gentoo Desktop
> configuration guide and www.linux-laptop.net guide for almost the same
> model. The result: when i type "startx" the X server crashes and
> outputs:
>
> ...
> (EE) I810(0): VBE initialization failed
> (EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.
>
> Fatal server error:
> no screens found
>
>         I'm sure there is no hardware incompatibility because i can run
> knoppix 3.2 (which runs 2.4 kernel) and both the XFree and KDE run
> perfectly. I've also tried to copy the XF86Config from knoppix: the
> same error.
>
>            My hardware: VGA: Intel 82852/855GM
>
>         Thanks in advance.
>
>
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