Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 207912
Server X cannot start
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:34 EST
Description of problem:
On linux boot on a Tiger server X server cannot start.
Last displayed messages on screen are:
Probing for Video Card : ATI Technonlogy Inc Rage XL
Attempting to start native X server
Waiting for X server to start ... log located in /dev/null
1...2...3...4...5...X server started successfully
File "/usr/sbin/firstboot", line 107, in ?
File "/usr/share/firstboot/xfirstboot.py", line 74, in startGraphicalUI
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/gtk-2.0/gtk/__init__.py", line 76,
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/gtk-2.0/gtk/__init__.py", line 64, in
RuntimeError: could not open display
With startx command use, error messages are:
(EE) ATI(0): Adapters found to be in VGA mode on server entry are not
supported by the MMIO-only version of this driver.
(EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.
Fatal server error:
no screens found
XIO: fatal IO error 104 (Connection reset by peer) on X server ":0.0"
after 0 requests (0 known processed) with 0 events remaining.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Build ID: xorg-x11-server 1.1.1-25.fc6 ?
Rebooting Linux or starting X server (with startx command)
Steps to Reproduce:
No server X starts
Start of X server
Created attachment 137042 [details]
Contains startx outputs, Xorg.0.log,X.stdout,Xconfig.test,fisrtboot-crash.log
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 203017 ***