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Bug 84068 - [Milan] - firstboot won\'t start after redhat-config-xfree86
[Milan] - firstboot won\'t start after redhat-config-xfree86
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-xfree86 (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
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Reported: 2003-02-11 15:44 EST by Larry Troan
Modified: 2016-04-18 05:39 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2003-05-25 10:30:44 EDT
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Description Larry Troan 2003-02-11 15:44:21 EST
As part of the initscripts, if there is no /etc/X11/XF86Config file present, the
firstboot scripts will run redhat-config-xfree86 to configure the video, and
then start firstboot. redhat-config-xfree86 is running fine in this situation,
but after it finishes, the system tries ot open firstboot on X :1, which causes
firstboot not to start. 
Action by: jhull
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Action by: ltroan
 Need Engineering position on this.

Category set to: X Windows
Status set to: Waiting on Tech (Long Term)

Action by: ltroan
Is this still a problem or should we close? If still a bug, will escalate to

Status set to: Waiting on Client

Action by: jhull (01/15/2003)
We need to escalate to bugzilla. For GinGin, if X is not configured,
redhat-config-xfree86 does not even try to start. 

Status set to: Waiting on Tech

ISSUE TRACKER 7615, opened as sev 3.
Comment 1 Brent Fox 2003-02-11 16:03:38 EST
It was a bug in the initscript.  Should be fixed in firstboot-1.0.5-4.  QA,
please verify.
Comment 2 Brent Fox 2003-05-25 10:30:44 EDT
There is a stack of 64 bugs that have been in Modified state for a long period
of time.  I am closing these as Rawhide now.  If you find that the issue is not
fixed, please reopen this report.

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