Latest Xorg update breaks my GUI
mhaney at ercbroadband.org
Fri Jul 11 12:39:30 UTC 2008
Antonio M wrote:
> 2008/7/11 Mark Haney <mhaney at ercbroadband.org>:
>> I upgraded my system to the latest Xorg last night and after a reboot had a
>> major problem. This box is an F9 box (An older HP with intel graphics)
>> connected to an HP vf52 flatpanel monitor.
>> On reboot, the arrow and 'Fedora wait circle' appeared on the screen, then
>> my screen went black, the arrow returned, ad infinitum.
>> I initially thought the upgrade had broken the setup, so I rebooted into RL
>> 3 and resetup the desktop config. The card and monitor were detected
>> correctly and the screen resolution was available and I selected it.
>> (1024X768). Still, on reboot, same problem. X would start (presumably) and
>> restart with no complete loading of the GUI. I've looked in Xorg's log
>> file, but don't see any error messages that might clue me in.
>> Can someone else shed some light on this?
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>> Mark Haney
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> See my post dated July 7: Latest updates break graphic start of Fedora
> And see Bugzilla Bug 454055: Latest updates prevent graphic login
> Wellcome onboard!!!!
Antonio, I've not yet tried starting X from RL 3 yet, I just did
everything from the CLI in level 3. I will however try that shortly.
I'll also check the bug and add myself to it, since I don't want to have
to explain to my kids how to change runlevels just yet.
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