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Bug 10627 - Upgrade from 6.1 to 6.2, XFree partly broken
Upgrade from 6.1 to 6.2, XFree partly broken
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Preston Brown
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Reported: 2000-04-07 03:17 EDT by ted
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-05-08 10:40:23 EDT
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Description ted 2000-04-07 03:17:57 EDT
Hi !

I have two machines running RedHat 6.1. One is equipped with a TNT Nvidia
video card, the other with a 3D Rage Pro AGP video card.

In both cases when I upgraded the machine, fonts were broken. As a result,
GNOME looked bad and the KDE banner hanged.

With the second machine, that I use also as an X terminal, kdm (but not
gdm) does not work anymore. The XDMCP scan does not work either. The only
message I get before it hangs is: "x" respawning too fast.

I tried to desinstall and reinstall X without success. I tried to come back
to 3.3.5 without success either.
Comment 1 Preston Brown 2000-05-08 10:40:59 EDT
xdmcp has been disabled by default in 3.3.6.  Modify /etc/X11/xdm/Xaccess to
change this.
Comment 2 ted 2000-05-08 10:55:59 EDT
It does not change anything.

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