Bug 580178 - s-c-d won't start if there are two video cards in the machine
s-c-d won't start if there are two video cards in the machine
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-display (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2010-04-07 12:28 EDT by Tethys
Modified: 2011-06-27 11:27 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-06-27 11:27:26 EDT
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Description Tethys 2010-04-07 12:28:37 EDT
Description of problem:
If started when X is not already running, s-c-d fails with the following

[root@localhost ~]# system-config-display
Couldn't start X server on card 0
Couldn't start X server on card 1
Couldn't start X server with old config, trying with a fresh configuration
Couldn't start X server on card 0
Couldn't start X server on card 1
Error, failed to start X server.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Whatever's on the F13-Alpha LiveCD

How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot the LiveCD
2. telinit 3
3. system-config-display
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:
Hardware: http://www.smolts.org/client/show/pub_01481070-5b51-4214-957d-cf6db6fd25b8

If I run s-c-d while X is already running, it starts up OK (although it
doesn't detect the machine's hardware properly)
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2011-06-02 11:37:11 EDT
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2011-06-27 11:27:26 EDT
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