Bug 8181 - Cannot install due to X failure
Cannot install due to X failure
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
6.1
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Preston Brown
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Reported: 2000-01-04 19:51 EST by Tom W. Farley
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-01-13 11:18:21 EST
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Description Tom W. Farley 2000-01-04 19:51:18 EST
While trying to install 6.1 from either CDROM or Floppy the install fails
with errno=111

_X11TransSocketUNIXConnect : Can't Open: errno=111

This is followed by several script lines and a message that says:

Runtime Error: Cannot Open Display

I am assuming that it is probably my systems video that is causing this to
puke.
I have a Gateway system 400mhz Celeron, with 128MB, ATI Rage 128 VR AGP
video adapter, two NICs (3com & NDC).
Is there anything I can do to resolve this?
Comment 1 Preston Brown 2000-01-13 11:18:59 EST
at the initial loader prompt, type 'text' to install in text mode.

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