Bug 135739 - Fatal server error: no screens found
Summary: Fatal server error: no screens found
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 3.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-10-14 19:26 UTC by Victor Vitug
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:10 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-12-20 20:56:47 UTC

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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2004:550 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 4 2004-12-20 05:00:00 UTC

Description Victor Vitug 2004-10-14 19:26:22 UTC
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Description of problem:
Installed RHAS3 from  CD on a Dell Optiflex GX110 with the on-board
INTEL 810 video adapter.

Initially installed was Kernel 2.4.21-4.EL, XFree86-4.3-35.EL.

     StartX ran fine.

Upgraded the kernel via RHN to 2.4.21-20.EL. with XFree86-4.3-35.EL
still installed.

      Startx failed.

Installed XFree86-4.3-68.EL via RH, rebooted server and ran Kernel

      Startx failed.

Rebooted server and ran Kernel 2.4.21-4.EL and XFreee86-4.3.69.EL.
    Startx ran fine.
Looks like Kernel 2.4.21-20.EL has a problem with the INTEL 810 Video
Adapter of the Dell Optiplex GX110.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install RHAS3 from CD earlier than ASupdate3 - init level 3
2.Upgrade kernel to 2.4.21-20.EL 
3.run startx.

Actual Results:  Startx fails 

Expected Results:  startx fires  up the gui

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ernie Petrides 2004-10-14 20:05:18 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 131907 ***

Comment 2 Ernie Petrides 2004-10-19 03:20:39 UTC
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U4
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-22.EL).

Comment 3 John Flanagan 2004-12-20 20:56:47 UTC
An errata has been issued which should help the problem 
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being 
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, 
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report 
if the solution does not work for you.


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