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Bug 15771 - Unable to start x for the second time
Unable to start x for the second time
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: 2000-08-08 17:13 EDT by Leonid Kanter
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-08-08 17:13:57 EDT
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Description Leonid Kanter 2000-08-08 17:13:56 EDT
What I have: 
Fresh installed Pinstripe GNOME workstation, Rage128 video card.

What happens:
1. boot it.
2. startx - everything OK
3. close X session. No matter how - throug menu or ctrl-alt-backspace.
4. startx again - black screen and nothing more. No reply
ctrl-alt-backspace, no ctrl-alt-f1 etc, but ctrl-alt-del caused reboot.

What's that? r128 driver trouble again?
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2000-08-08 18:43:10 EDT
Make sure you have the agpgart module loaded before starting
X the first time. It's the r128 kernel DRM driver oopsing.
This has been fixed in a later kernel build.

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